Barbara Hessel, MD, FACOG, is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist who has been working with patients in the Forest Hills, NY area for over 15 years. She is a member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and a recipient of the Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures Award. Her hospital affiliations include Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Queens Surgical Care Center.
It’s easy to develop that special bond with Dr. Hessel. Her devotion to giving patients more personal attention than anyone else means thousands of patients have trusted her to be their lifelong healthcare partner.
Dr. Hessel’s philosophy of patient care is about one patient at a time. It’s about never making a patient feel rushed or ignored. She’ll likely spend more time with you than any health provider you’ve ever met. She wants to get to know you. She wants to understand your problem. Most of all, she wants to help you overcome it – and be there for you whenever you need her – as your doctor, your advisor, your advocate and your friend.
Board-Certified: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellow: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Internship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
MD: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
BSc: Biochemistry, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Member: American Association Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists