in Family Medicine
Conn. July 24, 2013) – Shilpa Rajashekar, M.D., of Middletown, a specialist
in family medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and
Dr. Rajashekar received her medical
degree from M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bangalore, India. Dr. Rajashekar completed her residency in
family medicine at Middlesex Hospital, Middletown. She has been in practice since 2008 and has
previously worked in different outpatient settings including private practice
in South Windsor as well as at FQHC in New Britain.
Dr. Rajashekar is board certified by
the American Academy of Family Physicians. She is a member of the American
Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Rajashekar is certified in basic life
support, advanced cardiac life support and wound care.
At Saint Francis, Dr. Rajashekar is
practicing as a member of Prime HealthCare PC in Avon, as well in the satellite
office in South Windsor.
About 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. 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 www.stfranciscare.com.