MADHURI DEVABHAKTUNI, M.D., JOINS SAINT FRANCIS - Specialist in Hospital Medicine

(HARTFORD, Conn., April 13, 2010) – Madhuri Devabhaktuni, M.D., of Newington, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Devabhaktuni received her medical degree from Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore, India. After service as a junior resident in India, she served as a research physician at Saint Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, and completed a residency in internal medicine in Saint Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Devabhaktuni is the author or co-author of eight papers and poster presentations delivered at national meetings.

Dr. Devabhaktuni is practicing at Saint Francis as a hospitalist with the Saint Francis Medical Group, Inc.

Founded in 1897, Saint Francis is a major teaching hospital licensed for 617 acute inpatient beds and 65 bassinets. It is the largest Catholic hospital in New England.