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William B. Salt II, M.D.

Dr. Salt
William B. Salt II, M.D., is board-certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology. He received his M.D. degree from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio in 1972, where he currently holds an appointment as Clinical Associate Professor in Medicine. He trained for more than five more years in internal medicine and gastroenterology at Vanderbilt University Hospitals in Nashville, Tennessee, where he also served as a Chief Resident in Medicine.

Dr. Salt practices with the Ohio Gastroenterology Group in Columbus, Ohio. He has spent over 22 years caring for patients with digestive and liver diseases and has a special interest in irritable bowel syndrome, as well as other functional disorders. His primary hospital is Mt. Carmel Health, which is a teaching hospital and affiliate of The Ohio State University and where he serves as a chairman of the Continuing Medical Education Committee and as the Educational Director in Gastroenterology. He is actively involved in teaching medical students and residents in medicine, family practice, surgery, and obstetrics and gynecology.

His students at Mt. Carmel Health have honored him as "Teacher of the Year in Medicine, 1978-79," and as the first nonfamily practice physician to receive the "Family Practice Residency Teacher of the Year 1995-96." His peers have also honored Dr. Salt by including him in the fourth listing of The Best Doctors in America®.

The author of 12 articles in medical journals, and one chapter in a book for physicians, Dr. Salt is also an international speaker on irritable bowel syndrome and functional symptoms/syndromes. Dr. Salt spent over two years writing Irritable Bowel Syndrome & the Mind-Body/Brain-Gut Connection and nearly three years collaborating with Dr. Season to write Fibromyalgia and the MindBodySpirit Connection. He writes, "Fibromyalgia occurs commonly with irritable bowel syndrome. These illnesses, as well as other functional bodily symptoms and syndromes, share a common origin found in the MindBodySpirit Connection. Understanding this is the first step to healing."

William B. Salt II, MD

William B. Salt II, M.D.

Edwin H. Season, M.D.

Dr. SeasonEdwin H. Season, M.D., is board-certified in orthopedic surgery. He received his M.D. degree from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio in 1971, followed by internship at the University of Virginia. He then returned to Ohio State for his residency and upon its completion, taught orthopedic surgery as an assistant professor in The Ohio State University College of Medicine from 1976 to 1980.

For the past 20 years, Dr. Season has been in the private practice of orthopedic medicine and surgery at The Ohio State University Hospitals East and Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and is chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee for the State of Ohio School Employees Retirement System. He also serves on the Medical Review Board for the State of Ohio Teachers Retirement System. His special interests are fibromyalgia and musculoskeletal disability. He has participated as a medical expert in personal injury, Workers' Compensation, and Social Security hearings and deliberations.

During his years in private practice, Dr. Season has increasingly come to recognize the value of the MindBodySpirit Connection in his self-care, as well as its importance for his patients. He has been impressed with how his fibromyalgia patients are able to take control of their condition when they become empowered through education and improved self-care.

Dr. Season is the author of numerous scientific and medical papers that have been published in various medical journals. He collaborated with Dr. Salt for nearly three years to write Fibromyalgia and the MindBodySpirit Connection. He says, "I am a firm believer in the importance of inspiring people to heal by understanding their own power through the MindBodySpirit Connection."

Edwin H. Season, M.D.

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