Helping us improve the patient experience inside and out of the office


Dr Hessel is proud to offer award winning content from AccentHealth in our office

AccentHealth’s mission is to educate and empower people to live healthy lives. From maintaining a healthy lifestyle to condition management, AccentHealth’s award-winning content offers patients a wide variety of valuable, relevant information.

AccentHealth provides exclusive, CNN programming co-hosted by CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta and HLN’s Robin Meade, as well as a companion network of engaging wall-mounted displays. AccentHealth is dedicated to delivering the best patient education experience for viewers.

In addition to health and wellness programming, AccentHealth is proud to offer viewers recipes, trivia, and the opportunity to participate in viewer research.

Athena Health

Our practice is powered by Athenahealth- the leading provider of cloud-based services for electronic health records (EHR), Practice Management and Patient Engagement. Athenahealth utilizes the highest industry standards of security to protect your health information and allow our practice to offer such services as the patient portal, e- prescribe, and online check in.

Our Patient Portal

Our office is pleased to provide you with online access to your health information through our patient portal. From here, you can:
  • View details about your upcoming appointments with our practice
  • Exchange secure messages with our staff
  • Update your contact and insurance information
  • Read and print important forms
  • Access your most recent lab results and health data


Phreesia is a simple, comprehensive solution that streamlines the patient check-in process. Phreesia is fully integrated with your electronic health records, allowing patients to privately communicate sensitive health information to Dr Hessel securely while eliminating the need for paper.

Watch how patients check in for their appointment with Phreesia’s self-service tablet, which allows them to digitally complete paperwork, electronically sign forms, and pay their copay and outstanding balances.