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Hospital of Central Connecticut welcomes physicians

[December 04 2012] - The Hospital of Central Connecticut welcomes these physicians:

Colorectal Surgery
Rafal Barczak, M.D., earned his medical degree at University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He completed a general surgery internship/residency at the University of Connecticut Integrated General Surgery Residency Program, during which he was also a chief resident. He completed a colorectal research fellowship and colorectal clinical fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, Fla. He practices at Hartford Clinical Associates, 455 Lewis Ave., Meriden, 203-238-1241.

Critical Care Medicine
Constantine Manthous, M.D., earned his medical degree at University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine internship/residency, and was an internal medicine chief resident at the University of Connecticut. He completed a pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowship at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Chicago. Most recently, Manthous was director, Medical Intensive Care; and director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, at Bridgeport Hospital. He is currently an associate clinical professor of medicine, Department of Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine, where he continues to teach. Manthous practices at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Gastroenterology
Krzysztof Kopec, M.D., earned his medical degree at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N.J. He completed an internal medicine internship/residency at Brown University – Rhode Island and Miriam hospitals, Providence, R.I.; and a gastroenterology fellowship at Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Mass. He is fluent in Polish. Kopec practices at One Liberty St., 2nd floor, New Britain, 860-229-9688.

Internal Medicine
Priya P. Roy, M.D., earned her medical degree at J.J.M Medical College, Karnataka, India. She completed an internal medicine internship and residency at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine (now Drexel University College of Medicine), Philadelphia. Most recently, she was in practice at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center and before that in Pennsylvania. She is fluent in Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. Roy practices at Grove Hill Medical Center, 300 Kensington Ave., New Britain, 860-832-8150.

Pediatrics Hospitalist
Lauren E. Melman, M.D., earned her medical degree at University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She completed an internship and pediatrics residency at Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine. She practices at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Surgical Critical Care
Sharon Weintraub, M.D., M.P.H., FACS, earned her medical degree at New York University School of Medicine, New York City. She completed a general surgery internship/residency at University of Connecticut Integrated General Surgery Residency Program; and a surgical critical care fellowship at University of California at Irvine, Irvine, Calif. She also earned a master’s in public health/epidemiology at School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans. Most recently, Weintraub was director, Surgical Critical Care, and a member of the Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. Before that she was a member, Section of Trauma and Critical Care, and a general surgeon, Department of Surgery, at LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans and Shreveport, La. She also worked as a surgical intensivist at Veterans Administration Medical Center, New Orleans. Her prior academic appointments have included assistant professor of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore; and assistant professor, Surgery and Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans. She is Surgical Critical Care director at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.





M.D.s Rafal Barczak, Constantine Manthous, Krzysztof Kopec.



M.D.s Priya P. Roy, Lauren E. Melman, Sharon Weintraub.