Specialist in Gastroenterology
and Transplant Hepatology
(Hartford, Conn. April 10, 2015) – Raffi
Karagozian, M.D., a specialist in gastroenterology and hepatology, has joined
the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Karagozian earned his medical degree from Boston
University School of Medicine. He
completed his internal medicine internship at the University of Southern
California/Los Angeles County Medical Center and his residency at McGill
University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec.
Dr. Karagozian also completed a gastroenterology fellowship at Brigham &
Women’s Hospital, Boston, Mass., and an advanced fellowship in transplant hepatology
at Columbia University, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY.
Board certified in both internal medicine and
gastroenterology/hepatology, Dr. Karagozian is a member of the American
Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American Gastroenterological
Association and the American Society of Transplant.
At Saint Francis, Dr. Karagozian is practicing as a
member of Connecticut Gastroenterology Associates, P.C.
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.