(Hartford, Conn. July 10, 2012) – James Vredenburgh, M.D., of Hartford, a specialist in hematology and oncology, has joined the Medical Staff of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Vredenburgh received his medical degree from the University of Vermont. He completed his residency at Saint Francis and completed a fellowship at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, N.H. He was a professor of medicine, associate professor of surgery, and associate deputy director of the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C. Dr. Vredenburgh is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology. He is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation and the Society of Neuro-Oncology. At Saint Francis, Dr. Vredenburgh is practicing as a member of Saint Francis Medical Group.
About Saint Francis
Saint Francis Care is an integrated healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New England. Other major entities of Saint Francis Care include The Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount Sinai Regional Cancer Center, and the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research. Its services are supported by a network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office centers sited throughout the region. For more information, visit www.stfranciscare.com.