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Ed L. Hesita, M.D.

Ed L. Hesita, M.D.

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Medical Oncology

General Summary

Dr. Hesita his interests in oncology include breast cancer, lung and colon cancer.

In addition to his medical degree, Dr. Hesita has a degree in Medical Technology and is certified as a Cytotechnologist through the American Society of Clinical Pathology. He served in the U.S. Army for five and a half years at Fort Carson, Colorado, and at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.


  • Fellowship
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA
  • Residency
    University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, OK
  • Internship
    University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, OK
  • Medical Doctorate
    Fatima College of Medicine, Manila Philippines

Medical Practice

Research Interest

Surgery Locations

Other Information

He enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife have 2 small boys. In his spare time, he likes to run and participate in team sports and he is an avid Spurs fan.

Accolades & Memberships

Dr. Hesita is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Louisiana State Medical Society, American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association. He received the award of "Outstanding Fellow of the Year 2005-2006" at Ochsner Clinic Foundation.

Community Service