Charissa Pe Benito, MD

Charissa Pe Benito, MD

Developmental Pediatrician

Dr. Charissa Pe Benito joined the Melmed Center in 2008. After her fellowship training in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, she was on staff as an attending physician with the Choctaw Nation Medical Center in Oklahoma. Dr. Pe Benito's interest is in working with children and adolescents with autism, ADHD, learning disabilities, developmental delays, anxiety, and other behavioral health challenges. Dr. Pe Benito has been awarded Phoenix Top Doctor in 2018 and 2019, as well as Best Senior Resident in 2000. In her spare time, Dr. Pe Benito enjoys traveling with her family and reading.