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Areas of Expertise

  • Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • General Hematology and Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology



  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee Memphis, 2004
  • Residency - LeBonheur Children's Medical Center, 2007
  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University, 2010
  • Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 2010

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2011

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr Esbenshade is always very prompt and goes over my test and labs.. We think he is great
May 7, 2023
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February 9, 2023
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E______ is excellent. Always takes the time & explains things well. Not afraid to say when he doesn't know an answer off hand.
January 13, 2023
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