SOWMYA S. KURTAKOTI, M.D., JOINS SAINT FRANCIS Specialist in Family Medicine, Geriatrics

(Hartford, Conn. March 23, 2011) – Sowmya S. Kurtakoti, M.D., a family practitioner, of Farmington, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Kurtakoti received her medical degree from B.M. Patil Medical College, Bijapur, India. She served as an intern at Saint Martha’s Hospital, Bangalore, India; a resident in family medicine at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; and a fellow in geriatrics at Hennepin County Medical Centre/University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Board certified in family medicine, Dr. Kurtakoti is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Physicians of India Origin, and American Geriatrics Society.

At Saint Francis, she is practicing as a member of Access 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 www.stfranciscare.com.