Dr. Leroy Essig, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 48

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Leroy Essig, MD is a Pulmonologist in Columbus, OH and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Essig has extensive experience in Sleep Apnea. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities OhioHealth Grant Medical Center and Riverside Methodist Hospital, winners of the Pulmonary Care Excellence Award. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Leroy Essig, MD

Ohio Health Pulmonary Physicians

111 S Grant Ave Ste 208 Columbus, OH 43215 ()
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(614) 566-9143

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Essig is affiliated with Riverside Methodist Hospital Columbus, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Essig

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Essig treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Essig treats other conditions, please contact the office at (614) 566-9143.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Essig is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Essig's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bird Flu
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Essig accepts

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(614) 566-9143

Dr. Essig accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO

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About Me


Dr. Leroy Essig, MD is a Pulmonologist in Columbus, OH and has over 23 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Essig has extensive experience in...Read more


  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine


Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Leroy Essig, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Essig has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Leroy Essig, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Leroy Essig, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Essig's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Leroy Essig, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Leroy Essig, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Essig frequently treats Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Essig specializes.

Where is Dr. Leroy Essig, MD's office located?

Dr. Essig's office is located at 111 S Grant Ave Ste 208, Columbus, OH 43215. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Ohio Health Pulmonary Physicians111 S Grant Ave Ste 208 Columbus, OH 43215

Ohio Health

Ohiohealth Physician Group1450 Davidson Dr Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Essig is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

OhioHealth Grant Medical Center

Columbus, OH

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Columbus, OH

79% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% higher than the national average

37 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2022)