Paul Benz, M.D.

Paul Benz, M.D. USAP Bio

About Me
I am an board certified anesthesiologist that has practiced at Swedish for my entire career.  I started in 1983 as the 18th anesthesiologist and our group has now grown to over 100.  Along the way I have served the hospital and our group in many leadership roles, including  Chief of Anesthesia twice, Chief of Staff, President of our anesthesia group twice and multiple roles on the Board of Directors.  My wife and I are blessed to have 3 adult daughters.  A pediatrician, a social worker and a special education teacher.


  • UND BS in Mathematics 1975
  • U of Arizona MD 1980
  • U of Arizona Anesthesiology Residency 1983