Mark C. Schmidt, D.D.S., Joins Saint Francis

Mark C. Schmidt, DDS

Specialist in Hospital Dentistry 

(Hartford, Conn. August 27, 2013) – Mark C. Schmidt, D.D.S., of Simsbury, a specialist in hospital dentistry, has re-joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center as Associate Director, Department of Dentistry; and Program Director, General Practice Residency in Dentistry. 

A veteran of more than 30 years in dentistry, Dr. Schmidt served as Program Director, General Practice Residency Program in Hospital Dentistry at Saint Francis from 1991 to 2002. 

Dr. Schmidt received his dental degree from Temple University School of Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA. He completed a general practice residency in hospital dentistry at Louisiana  State University School of Medicine, Charity Hospital of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA. 

Dr. Schmidt is a member of the American Dental Association; the Connecticut Dental Association; Special Care Dentistry Association; and the American Association of Hospital Dentists. 

At Saint Francis, Dr. Schmidt is practicing as a member of the Saint Francis Medical Group. 

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.  Its 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