Shayta Chittoori, M.D., Joins Saint Francis

 Shayta Chittoori MDSpecialist in Hospital Medicine 

(Hartford, Conn. August 8, 2013) – Shayta Chittoori, M.D., of Avon, a specialist in hospital medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. 

Dr. Chittoori  received her medical degree from Vinayaka Mission’s Medical College, Pondicherry, India. She completed her fellowship in geriatrics at Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Chittoori completed her residency training in internal medicine at Woodhull Medical and Mental Center, Brooklyn, NY. 

Dr. Chittoori is board certified in internal medicine and geriatrics. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Geriatrics Society, and the American Medical Directors Association. 

At Saint Francis, Dr. Chittoori 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.  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