Clinicians

Melvin Hess, M.D., Psychiatrist

Dr. Hess received his M.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign in 1988. He completed his residency at Loyola University Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident. He also completed a psychotherapy fellowship at Loyola University Medical Center. Dr. Hess is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry.

Dr. Hess’ clinical interests include: anxiety disorders, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, bipolar affective disorder, and panic disorder. Dr. Hess has 21 years of professional experience and has practiced in a multitude of settings including hospitals and private practice. Dr. Hess joined IPD’s staff in 2011 and sees patients in the Romeoville and the Joliet IPD location.

Dr. Hess’ clinical interests include:

  • Adults (18+)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs)
  • Affective Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • OCD
  • PTSD – Trauma
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-Esteem
  • Substance Abuse
  • Opiod Dependence