Daniel S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., Joins Saint Francis

Specialist in Hyperbaric Medicine  

Daniel S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., Joins Saint Francis 250(Hartford, Conn. April 14, 2015) – Daniel S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., a specialist in undersea and hyperbaric medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center as the Medical Director of the Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine Program. 

Dr. Schwartz earned his medical degree from Chicago Medical School, Ill.  He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Long Island Jewish–Hillside Medical Center, New Hyde Park, N.Y.  Dr. Schwartz also finished a post-doctoral fellowship in cardiovascular surgery at Methodist Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. 

Board certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Schwartz is also board certified in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine.  He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine.  At Saint Francis, Dr. Schwartz is practicing as a member of 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 www.stfranciscare.com.