(Hartford, Conn. June 12, 2012) – Faustinus C. Onyirimba, M.D., M.R.C.P., F.C.C.P., of West Hartford, a specialist in pulmonary medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Onyirimba received his medical degree from the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria. He completed residencies in internal medicine at Walsgrave (University Hospital Coventry, England) and the University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, where he also completed a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine. Dr. Onyirimba is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine. At Saint Francis, Dr. Onyirimba is practicing as a member of Northeastern Pulmonary Associates, LLC.
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 www.stfranciscare.com.