Alessandra Hirsch, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology, more

Locations and Appointments

CUIMC/NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032
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About Alessandra Hirsch, MD

Alessandra Hirsch, MS MD is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Allen Hospital. She is proud to care for patients throughout their lifetimes and her clinical practice includes in-office care, inpatient obstetrics, and surgical gynecology.

Dr. Hirsch is a New York native and received her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from Cornell University. She then obtained a Master's degree in Physiology and Biophysics from Georgetown University before headig to medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Chicago where she received the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism & Excellence in Teaching Award.

Dr. Hirsch is a published author with a focus on advocacy. She has written articles on the COVID pandemic and reproductive justice for papers such as the Buffalo Times and the Baltimore Sun. Her clinical interests mirror her writing, and she believes in caring for all who need gynecologic care, including adolescents, the trans- and gender-diverse community, and any patients seeking compassionate, evidence-based care.

Languages Spoken

  • French

Specialties & Expertise

  • Abnormal Pap Smear
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Birth Control
  • Contraceptive Care
  • Family Planning
  • Fibroids
  • Gynecologic Exams
  • Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Irregular Periods/Menstrual Cycles
  • IUD Insertions
  • Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Miscarriage
  • Obstetrical Care
  • Pap Smear
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Care
  • Routine Gynecology
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections


  • Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago

Leadership, Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

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