Maya Benton - PA, Joseph Spine Institute

Maya Benton, PA-C, MPAS

Maya Benton, PA-C, MPAS


University of San Agustin

Special Interests

Traveling, walking, biking and reading

Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies

Chatham University

Maya Benton has been a certified Physician Assistant for over 18 years with over 28 years of experience in the medical field. She received her undergraduate degree with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology, with honors, from the University of San Agustin. She received her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Chatham University, in Pittsburgh, PA. She is on team Chatterjee with Dr. Ron Chatterjee.

Maya is a veteran of the US Army where she proudly served our country for over 3 years. She spent the majority of her active duty stationed at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany which is the largest American military hospital outside the continental United States. She received numerous commendations and medals for her service and was honorably discharged as a sergeant.

Maya began her career as a PA in neurosurgery first-assisting in numerous brain, cervical and lumbar surgeries for four and a half years. After working in the operating room and hospital, she then moved into minimally invasive spinal surgery where she specialized in post-operative management and pain control for over 5 years. She then specialized in interventional pain management and has been focused in this field for over eight years. Maya continues to advance her skills as an interventional pain practitioner with continued medical education and advanced workshops.

When Maya is not working she enjoys spending time with her husband and her cat at home. She also enjoys the outdoors, travels and tries wine tastings from various regions around the world.