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Brent DuBeshter, M.D.

Cancer, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests

Gynecologic Oncology Gynecologic Oncology, Ovarian Cancer Gynecology Specialists

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 442-8020

Fax: (585) 442-8039

Office: (585) 442-8020

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

As the former Director of Gynecologic Oncology and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the University of Rochester Medical Center, I strive to achieve the best possible outcomes for my patients. The field of gynecologic oncology attracted me because it encompasses both surgical and medical aspects of cancer care. It is a challenging and unique field, but is also especially rewarding. I have expertise in robotic surgery, as well as in treating endometrial cancers and gestational trophoblastic neoplasms. My patients can be confident knowing that I will spare no effort in providing the best care for their condition. Conditions I Treat - Ovarian cancer - Cervical cancer - Endometrial cancer - Vulvar cancer - Gestational trophoblastic neoplasms

Professional Background

Dr. DuBeshter is the former Director of Gynecologic Oncology and Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology for the University of Rochester Medical Center. Dr. DuBeshter earned his undergraduate degree with honors and distinction in research from Franklin & Marshall College and his medical degree from the University of Virginia. He completed his residency in obstetrics & gynecology and a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr. DuBeshter has contributed to numerous journal, abstracts, and books, including the chapter on gynecologic cancer in the textbook Clinical Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach. He is also the co-developer of IntelliDose software, a computer programs used internationally with over 100 domestic sites that safeguards patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment. Dr. DuBeshter is certified by the American Boards of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. He is a member of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society and the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, as well as the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He currently serves on the Clinical Practice and Finance Committee of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists and is a reviewer for Obstetrics & Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, and the International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

1974
BA | Franklin & Marshall Coll
Chemistry

1978
MD | Univ of Virginia Sch Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1978 - 06/30/1979
Internship in at Brigham and Women's Hospital

07/01/1979 - 06/30/1982
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Brigham and Women's Hospital

07/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

07/01/1984 - 06/30/1986
Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Awards

2014
APGO Excellence in Teaching Award
Sponsor: Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics

2012 - Present
US News Top Doctor Recognition

2010 - 2011
Patient's Choice and Compassionate Doctor Award

2008 - Present
Americas Top Oncologists
Sponsor: Consumer Research Council of America

2005
Who's Who of Executives and Professionals

2005
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Top Reviewer

2004
CREOG National Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence

2004
Who's Who in Medical Science Education

1978
Raven Society
Sponsor: University of Virginia

1974
ACS Merit Award
Location: Lancaster, PA

1974
Phi Beta Kappa

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Publications

Journal Articles

2013
Sato H; DuBeshter B, Robins A; Angel C; Toy E; Thomas S. "Does robotic surgical staging of endometrial cancer compromise outcomes?". Open Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2013; 3: 41-46.

2013
DuBeshter, B; Angel, C; Toy, Eugene; Thomas, Sajeena; Glantz, JC. "Current role of robotic hysterectomy". Journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 2013; 29(4): 174-78.

2/2007
Reynolds EA, DuBeshter B, Katzman P, Larson K, Katzel S, Glantz C. "Expression of CD44, E-cadherin, and antimetastatic protein nm23-H1 in complete hydatidiform moles." Gynecologic oncology.. 2007 Feb 0; 104(2):451-4. Epub 2006 Oct 04.

Books & Chapters

2004
Chapter Title: Gynecologic Cancers
Book Title: Primary Care for Women
Author List: DuBeshter B; Del Priore G; Warshal D; Toy, E
Edited By: Leppert PC; Peipert JF
Published By: Lipincott Williams & Wilkins2004

2003
Chapter Title: Gynecologic Cancers
Book Title: Primary Care for Women
Author List: Leppert, P.
Published By: Lippincott-Raven2003 in Philadelphia, PA

1999
Chapter Title: Gynecology (revision)
Book Title: Principles of Surgery, 7th ed., Companion Handbook
Author List: Schwartz, Shires, Spencer
Published By: McGraw Hill1999

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Videos

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Leaders in Gynecologic Cancer Surgery

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SECOND OPINION | Hormone Replacement Therapy | APT | Full Episode

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SECOND OPINION | Ovarian Cancer | APT | Full Episode

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SECOND OPINION | Ovarian Cancer | PBS

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Stories of Hope: Gynecologic Oncology at Highland Hospital