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August 3, 2020 -- (Bronx, NY) -- Essen Health Care, the largest privately owned multispecialty medical network based in the Bronx, has expanded its footprint to include a new 6,900 square foot facility, located at 899 Elton Avenue.

The new facility will offer Urgent Care, Primary Care, and a multitude of specialty health care services needed to support the full spectrum of care for this community. The office will also host Hematology/Oncology along with a beautiful and modern Infusion Suite.

“The new facility at 899 Elton Avenue furthers Essen Health Care’s ongoing commitment to serving all of the residents of the Bronx with high quality, personalized health care. With this brand-new space, we will be able to offer all the services a family needs, in a safe and welcoming environment,” noted Essen Health Care’s Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Sumir Sahgal. “In addition, 899 Elton Avenue will be available to provide COVID-19 and Antibody testing for community members and will be able to provide support and resources for any ongoing health concerns and counseling that our patients may need during this uncertain time.”

To schedule an appointment, community members may call the office directly, at 718 58 Essen or go to to book online. Walk-in urgent care visits are also available. 899 Elton Avenue is open Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM.

About Essen Health Care

Founded in 1999, Essen Health Care is a growing community healthcare network and group practice with over 150 primary and specialty care physicians and 100+ advanced clinicians providing high quality, compassionate, and accessible medical care to over 100,0000 of the most vulnerable and under-served residents of New York State. Guided by a population health model of care, Essen has five integrated clinical divisions offering primary care, urgent care and specialty services, as well as nursing home staffing and care management. All clinical services are offered via telehealth, 29 office practices and clinics as well as house calls for home bound seniors. Essen is dedicated to ensuring the quality of care for all patients and has been designated a ‘Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home’ by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.