Our Providers

Christopher Benavente

Clinical Director Maternal Child Health

Family Medicine

Bio information

Dr. Christopher Benavente is a faculty member for the McGaw Northwestern Family Medicine Residency Erie Humboldt Park. He earned his medical degree from UCSF and completed a family medicine residency at McGaw Northwestern Family Medicine Residency at Erie Humboldt Park. Dr. Benavente provides full spectrum care to patients from infancy through adulthood including pregnancy. He supervises the Maternal Child Health service and also staffs the Family Medicine inpatient service at Swedish Hospital.

Languages spoken

English, Spanish


Acute illness management
Asthma management
Breastfeeding education
Care for high-risk pregnancies
Cholesterol Checks
Chronic illness management
Developmental screenings
Diabetes education and management
Diagnostic gynecological testing
Family planning
Free pregnancy testing
Hepatitis C treatment
Low-cost contraception
Newborn care
Pap smears
Physical exams
Pregnancy care
Prenatal exams
Rapid HIV testing
Referral for specialty care
School and sports physical exams
Sick child care
STI Testing and Treatment
Tuberculosis and lead testing
Ultrasound services
Well child visit


(312) 666-3494

Erie Division Street Health Center
2418 W. Division St Chicago, IL