Acuity Specialty Hospitals of Ohio Valley is proud to announce the appointment of Melvin P. Saludes, MD, as Hospital Medical Director. Dr. Saludes is a highly respected, board certified Pulmonologist who has practiced in the Wheeling and East Ohio Valley area for more than twenty years. He has served on the Acuity Medical Staff for more than ten years. Dr. Saludes serves as the Program Director for Pulmonary/Critical Care Services at the Belmont location and on the Acuity Medical Executive Committee for six years.
“Dr. Saludes is a true professional and a highly respected physician,” said Judy Weaver, CEO of Acuity Specialty Hospital. “We are extremely fortunate to have Dr. Saludes, who is so highly regarded by his peers, provide medical leadership to our hospital.”
In his new role as Medical Director of the three Acuity Specialty Hospital locations, Dr. Saludes will work with the Acuity Medical Staff and hospital management to ensure Acuity’s unique and highly specialized clinical services are fully integrated with the acute care hospitals, physicians and broader medical community in the region.