(TOPEKA, Kan., Nov. 24, 2020) — Stormont Vail Health is proud to announce GI Consultants of Manhattan will be joining the Cotton O’Neil Network as Cotton O’Neil Digestive Health Manhattan. The two offices are located at 1014 Poyntz Ave., Suite B and 1213 Hylton Heights Rd., Suite 101, Manhattan, Kan., 66502. Both offices will join our Manhattan medical campus on the K-State campus that will open in 2023.
Current GI Consultants of Manhattan providers W. Travis Dierenfeldt, M.D., Molly Lindquist Disbrow, M.D., Robert Starnes, P.A.-C and Ben Lagally, P.A.-C will become Stormont Vail providers and continue to see patients beginning March 1, 2021. An additional nine employees will become Stormont Vail team members.
“We are happy to welcome Dr. Dierenfeldt and his team to the Stormont Vail family,” said Robert Kenagy, M.D, president and chief executive officer, Stormont Vail Health. “Through this merger, we will be able to expand digestive health services for patients within the region. The addition of our new digestive health team members to our future Manhattan medical campus will open up more opportunities for our patients to receive care closer to home.”
Under this new merger, patients will also have access to MyChart, a free service through Stormont Vail Health that gives patients direct, online access to their medical records. Patients can view medical records, manage appointments, request prescription renewals, and stay in touch with their physicians.
“All of us at Gastro-Intestinal Consultants are excited to be joining Stormont Vail Health,” said W. Travis Dierenfeldt, M.D., GI Consultants of Manhattan. “We look forward to serving Manhattan and the surrounding communities as part of the Cotton O’Neil Digestive Health Manhattan team.”
Cotton O’Neil Digestive Health Manhattan is accepting new patients. Patients may call (785) 539-0156 to set up a new appointment.