ST. LOUIS –Esse Health Southroads Internal Medicine welcomes Internal Medicine physician Daina Zhang, M.D. to its practice. Dr. Zhang is seeing patients at the office located at 12345 West Bend Dr., Suite 300 in St. Louis. (A photo of Dr. Zhang is available at

Dr. Zhang has a Master of Science degree in biology from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA.  She received her medical degree from Xi’an Jiaotong University.  Dr. Zhang completed her residency in internal medicine at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Louis where she served as the Chief Medical Resident.  She has a special interest in promoting preventative health and diabetic care.

Dr. Zhang joins board certified physicians Richard Muchnick, M.D., Robert Oertli, M.D., Howard Hsu, M.D., Robert Curtin, M.D., and Herman Kendrith Beebe III, D.O.  Appointments with Dr. Zhang can be made by calling 314.849.6000.

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) 2011 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 2014 Hypertension Control Champion for its success in helping patients control their high blood pressure.  With 40 locations throughout the St. Louis and Metro East area, Esse Health’s services include asthma, allergy and immunology, family medicine, internal medicine, nutrition, orthopedics, pediatrics, radiology, urology and gastroenterology.  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