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Helen Dinkelspiel Eshed, M.D.

General Summary

Dr. Helen Dinkelspiel Eshed is board certified in OB/GYN and gynecologic oncology.


  • Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
  • Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
    University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • Medical Doctorate
    Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts
    Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Medical Practice

Other Information

Originally from Tennessee, Dr. Helen Dinkelspiel Eshed graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College. She received her medical degree from Albany Medical College before completing residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California Davis. She then completed fellowship training in Gynecologic Oncology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, NY.

Dr. Eshed specializes in the care of women with gynecologic cancers including cervical, uterine or endometrial, ovarian, vulvar, and vaginal cancers. Dr. Eshed has extensive experience in minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic and Da Vinci robotic surgery, complex pelvic surgery, and radical cytoreductive surgery for advanced cancers, as well as chemotherapeutic and novel biologic treatments for gynecologic cancers.

Dr. Eshed is actively involved in clinical trials to individualize patient care and improve patients’ outcomes and quality of life. She has authored over a dozen peer-reviewed publications and presents lectures nationally and internationally on research in gynecologic cancers. She was the recipient of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Young Investigator Award grant for her research efforts in minimally invasive gynecologic cancer surgery.

In addition to her clinical, academic, and research pursuits, Dr. Eshed has competed in many Ironman, marathons, and triathlons, including the USAT Olympic National Championships and Ironman 70.3 World Championships.

Accolades & Memberships

  • American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Young Investigator Award grant recipient, 2015

Community Service

Research Interest