After getting her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan, Dr. Benton-Weil attended the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. With over 20 years of experience, she has a passion for treating young athletes and for reconstructive surgery. She has a large dance medicine practice and has been featured in Irish Dance magazine as a medical expert. Dr. Benton-Weil’s philosophy in treating patients is that all patients deserve the highest quality medical care. This quality must include meaningful and thorough communication between the physician and the patient, a caring and compassionate environment, and current, state-of-the-art treatment options.
Working part-time allows for balancing her professional life with raising her three children. Outside of work, she loves to cook, is an avid reader, enjoys sports, and volunteers for many organizations. She has been President of the Board of the University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center and also President of the Board of Trustees at her children’s school. Dr. Benton-Weil was a volunteer physician for “Healing the Children,” performing reconstructive surgery on underprivileged children with severe foot deformities in Central America.