MARK S. SCHANER, D.O., JOINS SAINT FRANCIS Specialist in Internal Medicine

(Hartford, Conn. January 6, 2011) – Mark S. Schaner, D.O., of Bloomfield, an internist, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Schaner received his medical degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in 2007. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington. Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Schaner worked in the financial sector and also as an EMT in Fairfield County.

Dr. Schaner is board certified in internal medicine. At Saint Francis, he is practicing as a member of Prime Healthcare, P.C.

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