(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
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.
Saint Francis Care
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 www.stfranciscare.com.