Specialist in Geriatrics
(Hartford, Conn. November 25, 2014) –
Alexander Mbewe, M.D., of Farmington, a specialist in geriatric medicine, has
joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Mbewe received his
medical degree from University of Zambia School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia,
where he also finished his internship. He completed his residency in internal medicine
from Queens Hospital Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jamaica, New York,
and a geriatric fellowship from the University of Connecticut School of
Board certified in
internal and geriatric medicine, Dr. Mbewe is a diplomate of the American Board
of Internal Medicine, as well as a member of the American College of
At Saint Francis, Dr. Mbewe
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.