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Helen A. Dunnington, MD



Contact Information

9003 Broadway Street
Pearland, TX 77584
United States

Contact Information

6651 Main Street
Suite 320
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Phone: 832-826-7500


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Medical School at Houston residency Obstetrics & Gynecology 2013
University of Texas at Houston medical school Doctor of Medicine 2009

Personal Statement

Helen Dunnington, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  Dr. Dunnington attended University of California at Berkeley followed by her medical degree at the University of Texas Houston Medical School. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas Houston Medical School Memorial Hermann Program. Dr. Dunnington's clinical interests include nutrition and exercise during and after pregnancy, pregnancy care, preventive gynecologic care, menstrual disorders, gynecologic procedures including minimally invasive surgery.


Organization Name Role
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists Member
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District XI Young Physician
Houston Gynecologic and Obstetric Society Member
Texas Medical Association Member

Selected Publications

Dunnington, H. Hyperthyroidism in Pregnancy. The Foundation for Excellence in Women’s Health 01 June 2016. (

Dunnington H. Comments on: “Vitamins and Supplements Belong in the ‘Medications’ Conversation.” 2015 October 1. In: Texas Children’s Blog; Posted in: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavilion for Women. [Internet]. Available from:  

Dunnington H., Hunter R, Frumovitz M, Smith JA. Granisetron transdermal patch for the treatment of nausea in patients undergoing cisplatin based chemotherapy for cervical cancer. Journal of Cancer Therapy 2012; 3(6): 1159-1163.