Christopher Benz, MD

Breast oncologist

Dr. Christopher Benz is an oncologist or cancer specialist, whose expertise is in breast cancer treatment at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. When he joined UCSF Medical Center in 1983, he established the first basic research laboratory at UCSF that focuses solely on breast cancer. He has a particular interest in hormonal treatments for breast cancer, which he believes to be more effective with fewer side effects than other therapies.


Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center
1600 Divisadero St., Second Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-7070
Nurse Advice Line : (415) 353-9752
Surgery Fax: (415) 353-7050
Oncology Fax: (415) 353-7692

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

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University of Michigan 1972


Vancouver General Hospital, Internal Medicine 1978


Yale University, Oncology 1979