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Specialist in General
Surgery, Trauma and Critical Care
(Hartford, Conn. September 26, 2014)–Vijay
Jayaraman, M.D., of Middletown, a specialist in general surgery, trauma and critical
care, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Jayaraman received his
medical degree from Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago,
Illinois. He completed his residency in general surgery at Christiana Care
Health Services, Newark, Delaware. Dr. Jayaraman also completed two
fellowships; one in trauma care at University of Connecticut/ Hartford Hospital
and the other in surgical critical care at Christiana Care Health Services.
Board certified by the
American Board of Surgery, Dr. Jayaraman is a member of the American College of
Surgeons and a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
Dr. Jayaraman’s scope
of practice includes emergency surgery, trauma, critical care and elective
general surgery. He is also passionate
about surgical education and simulation-based training.
He is an instructor for the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), Advanced
Trauma Operative Management (ATOM) and the Advanced Surgical Skills for
Exposure in Trauma (ASSET) courses.
At Saint Francis, Dr.
Jayaraman 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.
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.