ALI BANKI, D.O, JOINS SAINT FRANCIS Specialist in Dermatology

(HARTFORD, Conn., Sept.22, 2010) - Ali Banki, D.O., of Glastonbury, a dermatologist, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Banki received his degree in osteopathic medicine from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, N.Y. He served as a fellow in pathology at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and as a resident in internal medicine in the University of Connecticut Integrated Internal Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Banki completed his residency in dermatology at Saint Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, N.Y.

Dr. Banki is the co-author of several papers published in professional journals and a chapter in a medical textbook.

Dr. Banki is practicing with James Rosokoff, M.D., in Glastonbury.

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.