• Physician Profile

    Donald P. Goldstein, MD

    Donald P. Goldstein, MD
    Founder, New England Trophoblastic Disease Center

    Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School


    Gynecologic Oncology

    Office phone: 617-732-8840
    Appointment phone: 877-DFC-IBWH
    Fax: 617-632-3479
    Email: dgoldstein@partners.org

    Preferred contact method: appointment phone
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    Surgical Oncology


    Gynecologic oncology, Pelvic and vaginal reconstruction surgery, Trophoblastic disease

    Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis Street
    Boston, MA 02215


    Dr. Goldstein received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in 1957. After surgical training and a fellowship in gynecologic endocrinology, he trained on obstetrics and gynecology at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

    He completed a fellowship in oncology at the National Cancer Institute specializing in the treatment of endocrine-producing malignancy.

    Dr. Goldstein joined the faculty at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in 1965, where he remains active in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology.

    After returning from the NIGH, Dr. Goldstein established the New England Trophoblastic Disease Center for the management of patients with molar pregnancy and gestational trophoblastic tumors.

    In 1973, he established the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at Children's Hospital. where he served as Gynecologist-in-Chief until 1987.


    Board Certification
    Obstetrics & Gynecology, 1967

    Harvard Medical School, Reproductive Physiology
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Surgery

    Boston City Hospital, Surgery
    Boston Hospital for Women, Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Medical School
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University , 1957