Hulda Einarsdottir, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Gastrointestinal)

Departments & Organizations

Surgery: Colorectal Surgery: Colon and Rectal Surgery

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Program

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Yale Cancer Center: Gastrointestinal Cancers Program

Yale Medicine


Hulda Einarsdottir, MD is a Board Certified Colon & Rectal Surgeon. She earned her medical degree from the University of Iceland, which consists of a 6 year training program followed by a one year internship. Dr. Einarsdottir was accepted for residency training in General Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine and subsequently completed her fellowship training in Colon & Rectal Surgery at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans.

Dr. Einarsdottir's clinical interests include management of malignant and benign diseases of the colon, rectum and anus, such as colon and rectal cancer, hereditary polyposis, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. She also specializes in the management of female and male pelvic floor disorders, such as fecal incontinence, anal sphincter injury, rectal prolapse, and rectocele. Benign colon and rectal disorders include diverticulitis, hemorrhoids, abscess, and fistula. Dr. Einarsdottir performs laparoscopic and reconstructive surgery.

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Education & Training

MD University of Iceland (2000)
Fellowship Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency Yale University School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Surgery, Surgery, General (2011)
Board Certification AB of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery (2012)

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Contact Info

Hulda Einarsdottir, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Surgical SpecialtiesYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208062
New Haven, CT 06519-8062