Dr Karen Benson

Acupuncture 02637448

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About me

I qualified in 1980 and have been an NHS GP for over 30 years. I trained in oncology,cardiology,gastroenterology and paediatrics,before specialising in family medicine;I joined my practice in Crouch End in 1989 and retired in 2021.
I was also a cinical tutor to students from UCLH/Royal Free, and trained GPs for over 20 years.
I run a community dermatology clinic under the auspices of Whittington hospital and this is very popular with Haringey patients.
In addition to the orthodox approach to healing, I trained in medical acupuncture in 1989 and am also a lifestyle physician healing through nutrition,gut health,exercise,stress reduction and improving sleep.

Areas of interest

Acute/chronic pain Sciatica Neck/back pain Migraine Headache Sports injuries Carpal tunnel syndrome Ankle sprain Knee pain Hip pain Shoulder pain Pelvic pain Period pain Endometriosis Infertility Anxiety and depression Insomnia Vertigo and dizziness Nausea and vomiting Pregnancy problems Labour induction
Wound healing. Shingles pain/neuralgia

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