Dr. Ben-Artzi is board certified in Pediatrics and licensed in the state of California. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Ben-Artzi was born in South Africa and then moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, when she was twelve. She graduated from Emory University with Highest Honors and a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology. She then continued on to medical school at the Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel, and completed her internship and residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Since then, she has participated in the Healing Hearts Across Borders and International Medical Relief programs in Mexico and Kenya respectively. She took a job in Seattle, Washington for the first few years following her residency, where she was partner in a large multi-disciplinary medical group. She recently married and relocated to Los Angeles, joining our office in October 2012.

She speaks fluent Hebrew and intermediate level Spanish. In her spare time she enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including rock climbing, hiking, paddleboarding, snowboarding, swimming, and running. She is happy to be back in Southern California where she can enjoy the outdoors year-round.

Medical School
  • Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • English
  • Hebrew


Morningside Pediatrics
2210 Santa Monica Boulevard
Suite 00
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 829-3525
(310) 829-7437


  • Pediatrics (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Circumcision
  • Vaccines (Immunizations)
  • Fever


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO