Joseph Mitchel, D.O., Joins Saint Francis

Joseph Mitchel DO 250 Specialist in Cardiology 

(Hartford, Conn. October 29, 2013) – Joseph Mitchel, D.O., of Newington, a specialist in cardiology, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. 

Dr. Mitchel received his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed his residency at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington.  

Dr. Mitchel is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Mitchel is a Fellow of the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention. He is a Veteran of Foreign Wars and a member of the American Legion. In 2007, he received a United States Army Medical Commendation Award. 

At Saint Francis, Dr. Mitchel is practicing as a member of the Hartford Cardiology Group. He will also maintain his practice location at Johnson Memorial Medical Center. 

About Saint Francis Care 

Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897.  Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England.  Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research, and Saint Francis HealthCare Partners.  Johnson Memorial Medical Center, parent organization of Johnson Memorial Hospital, Evergreen Health Care Center, and Home and Community Health Services is also a Saint Francis Care Partner.  Saint Francis Care’s services are supported by a network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office centers sited throughout the region.  For more information, visit