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Published on August 09, 2016

Joseph Gnanaraj, MD, Joins Franklin Medical Group Cardiology

Dr. Joseph Gnanaraj photoWATERBURY, Conn. (August 9, 2016) ─ Joseph Gnanaraj, MD, cardiologist, has joined Franklin Medical Group Cardiology at 1981 East Main St. and 1320 West Main St., Waterbury.

Dr. Gnanaraj completed his internal medicine residency at Griffin Hospital, where he later served as Faculty Hospitalist and Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program. He was recognized as “Physician of the Year” in 2012 for providing exceptional and compassionate patient care and received multiple awards for teaching medicine to residents. He was a clinical instructor at Yale University School of Medicine and completed a fellowship in cardiology at Bridgeport Hospital, an affiliate of Yale-New Haven Health. He is an active member of and serves in the American College of Cardiology – Connecticut Chapter Council.

Dr. Gnanaraj is board certified in internal medicine, echocardiography, peripheral vascular ultrasound and nuclear cardiology. Clinical areas of interest include management of heart failure, valvular heart disease and heart rhythm disorders, including atrial fibrillation.

For appointments please call 203-709-7300 or 203-709-5520.

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