- May 1, 2021
-- Esse Health Digestive Disease Specialists welcome Robyn Haithcock, D.O. and Melvin Saltzman, D.O. to its practice. They join Eldad Bialecki, M.D., Gary Koenig, M.D. and Nurse Practitioner Jennifer Phillips. Dr. Haithcock and Dr. Saltzman will see patients at the office located at 100 Village Square in Hazelwood, MO.
Board certified in Gastroenterology, Dr. Haithcock is a graduate of Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has special training in Motility and Biliary Disease. He is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internist and is an Associate Professor at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to joining Esse Health, Dr. Haithcock practice at Multi-Care Medical P.C.
Dr. Saltzman is board certified in Gastroenterology and has been in private practice since 1981 when he arrived in St. Louis. He is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internists. Dr. Saltzman has also been named Medical Educator of the Year twice and has been awarded the Lifetime Teaching award from St. Luke's Des Peres Hospital. Appointments with Dr. Haithcock and Dr. Saltzman can be made by calling 314-355-4010.
Esse Health is a St. Louis-based, independent physician group that strives to improve the overall well-being of its patients through patient education, lifestyle modification and prevention. Esse Health's adult and pediatric primary care offices have been awarded Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) 2014 Level 3 recognition by the National Committee on Quality Assurance. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Million Hearts Initiative recognized Esse Health as a Hypertension Control Champion for its success in helping patients control their high blood pressure. With 45 locations throughout the St. Louis and Metro East area, Esse Health's services include asthma, allergy and immunology, child psychiatry, family medicine, gastroenterology, internal medicine, nutrition, orthopedics, pediatrics, radiology and urology. Esse Health is a recognized leader in using technology in health care and physician accountability for both quality and cost-of-care. For more information on Esse Health, visit www.essehealth.com