Nicholas Benjamin, MD

  • Resident, PGY-1

Growing up in Pittsburgh, Nick always knew that he wanted to train in Pittsburgh. He is currently in his pediatric years of his Child Neurology residency!



Medical School

Drexel University College of Medicine

Hobbies and Interests

Hockey, skiing, fishing, watching sports

Personal details

I grew up in Pittsburgh and attended Robert Morris University for college! After college, I attended Drexel University College of Medicine!

Travel Interests

Would love to visit more National Parks

"Likes" about Children's Hospital

Growing up in Pittsburgh, I always knew that I wanted to train here! When doing my away rotation at CHP, everyone I met was so nice and energetic. I absolutely love this city and how everyone who lives here values the work done at CHP!

Interesting Fact

I play both ice and roller hockey!


Education & Training

  • BS, Summa Cum Laude, Robert Morris University, 2018
  • Drexel University College of Medicine, 2022

Selected Publications

Benjamin, N.L., McKernan, G., Izzo, S., Crytzer, T.M., Clayton, G.H., Wilson, P.E., Houtrow, A.J., & Dicianno, B.E. (2021). Factors Associated with Ambulation and Transfer Ability: A Study from the National Spina Bifida Patient Registry. American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation, 10.1097/PHM.0000000000001879. PMID: 34508059. Advanced online publication.