Karen Benedetti-Colter


Physician Assistant

Board Certification:
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants


Educational Background:
Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science: Rutgers University/Rutgers College
Professional Education: Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies: MCP Hahnemann Physician Assistant Program at Drexel University

American Academy of Physician Assistants, American College of Cardiology, New Jersey State Society Of Physician Assistants

Hospital Affiliations:
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton
University Medical Center at Princeton

Special Interests:
A holistic approach to treating the cardiac patient. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering at her church.

Is a nationally certified Physician Assistant who joined HCA in October 2007. She holds a Bachelors of Sciences degree from Rutgers College as well as from the Hahnemann Physician Assistant Program at Drexel University. Since graduating in 1998 Karen has worked in various clinical settings including internal medicine, clinical research, nephrology and cardiology in both outpatient and inpatient settings. She is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Karen is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson at Hamilton and University Medical Center at Princeton. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and a member of the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants (NJSSPA) . She is fluent in Spanish.