Nephrologist Joins Saint Francis

(Hartford, Conn. December 1, 2011) – Christine B. Vigneault, M.D., of Vernon, a nephrologist, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Vigneault received her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk. Va.  She served as an intern, resident, and chief resident in internal medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center and as a fellow in nephrology at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
Dr. Vigneault is board certified in internal medicine and board eligible in nephrology.  She is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society of Nephrology, and American Medical Association.
At Saint Francis, she is practicing as a member of Greater Hartford
Nephrology, L.L.C.
About Saint Francis 

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, and the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research.  Its 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