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Dr. Barbara Hessel, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology
3.9 (57)
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Barbara Hessel, MD

Dr. Barbara Hessel, MD is an Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist in Forest Hills, NY. They specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology, has 28 years of experience. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and is affiliated with Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

Dr. Hessel works at Barbara A Hessel MD in Forest Hills, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea), Excessive Menstrual Bleeding and Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hessel's Office Locations

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    Barbara A Hessel MD
    6915 Yellowstone Blvd Ste 3, Forest Hills, NY 11375 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 275-7200

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  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

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    3.9
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    Mar 26, 2020
    very-very like this is Dr Barbara Hessel's,,nice women, thes is Dr like help women problem,,corect DR,nice,clean offis,
    Julianna Horvath — Mar 26, 2020
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    About Dr. Barbara Hessel, MD

    Specialties
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1154380095
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Acog
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • New Jersey Med Sch UMDNJ
    Residency
    Internship
    • New Jersey Med, UMDNJ
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY / NEW BRUNSWICK CAMPUS
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Barbara Hessel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hessel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hessel has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Hessel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hessel works at Barbara A Hessel MD in Forest Hills, NY. View the full address on Dr. Hessel’s profile.

    Dr. Hessel has seen patients for Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea), Excessive Menstrual Bleeding and Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hessel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    57 patients have reviewed Dr. Hessel. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hessel.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Hessel, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Hessel appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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