DEEPALI MATHUR, M.D., JOINS SAINT FRANCIS Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology

(Hartford, Conn. January 5, 2011) - Deepali Mathur, M.D., of Manchester, an obstetrician/gynecologist, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Mathur received her medical degree from and served as an intern at Sardar Patel Medical College, University of Rajasthan, Bikaner, India. She served as a resident in obstetrics/gynecology at the University of New Delhi, Kasturba Hospital, New Delhi, India, and as a resident and chief resident in obstetrics/gynecology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Board eligible in obstetrics/gynecology, Dr. Mathur is a member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the American Medical Association. She most recently was associated with Columbia University Medical Center/Harlem Hospital, New York, and held an appointment as an assistant clinical professor of obstetrics/gynecology at that institution.

At Saint Francis, Dr. Mathur is practicing as a member of 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. For more information on Saint Francis, go to www.stfranciscare.com.