PAVANI REDDY PINGLE, M.D., JOINS SAINT FRANCIS Specialist in Obstetrics-Gynecology

(Hartford, Conn. March 24, 2011) – Pavani Reddy Pingle, M.D., of West Hartford, an obstetrician/gynecologist, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center.

Dr. Pingle received her medical degree from Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, India. She served as a resident in nuclear medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center; a resident in general surgery at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, N.Y.; a resident in obstetrics/gynecology at Nassau University Medical Center; and a resident in gynecologic oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York.

Dr. Pingle is a junior member of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.

Dr. Pingle worked in underserved areas in India as well as the United States after completing her residency. In addition to English, she speaks Telugu, Hindi, Urdu and some Spanish. She is experienced in international medicine and the latest minimally invasive surgery techniques, including advanced laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery.

At Saint Francis, Dr. Pingle is practicing as a member of Advanced OB/GYN Doctors, L.L.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.