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Breast Nurse Navigator New Britain and Bradley campuses:
860-827-0525 option 4

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Our physicians


George Bray Cancer Center Director
Peter D Byeff, M.D.

Oncologist / Hematologists
Barbara G Fallon, M.D.
Wylie D. Hosmer, M.D.
Jeffrey W. Langsam, D.O.
William H Pogue, M.D.
Vipra Sharma, M.D.

Radiologists
Anita L Bourque, M.D.
Jean M Weigert, M.D.
Dena L Miller, M.D.
Alisa S Siegfeld, M.D.

Surgeons
Terrence K Donahue, M.D.
Jennifer N McCallister, M.D.
Robert S Napoletano, M.D.
Michael G Posner, M.D.
Patrick M Rocco, M.D.
Akella S Sarma, M.D.

Surgery Chief
Rekhinder Singh, M.D.

Surgical Oncologist
James F Flaherty, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Director, Hematology/Oncology
Brian J Byrne, M.D.




George Bray Cancer Center Director

Peter D Byeff, M.D.

Peter Byeff Education

Medical School: Johns Hopkins University.

Residency: Georgetown University Hospital.

Fellowship: Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Recipient of the Royal Gibson award given to the outstanding oncology fellow.





General Info

Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology.

Faculty Appointment: Associate Professor of Medicine, Attending Physician, University of Connecticut John Dempsey Hospital.

Medical Director: The Hospital of Central Connecticut George Bray Cancer Center.

Council Member: Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association.

Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and its sub-specialties of hematology and medical oncology.

Principal investigator for the Eastern Cooperative Group (ECOG), and National Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP).

Dr. Byeff has authored several scientific articles and abstracts.



Primary Practice

40 Hart St., New Britain: (860) 224-4408

Additional Practice

55 Meriden Ave., Southington: (860) 621-9316




Oncologist / Hematologists

Barbara G Fallon, M.D.

Barbara Fallon Education

Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine.

Residency: Harvard Medical School: Beth Israel Hospital.

Fellowship: Harvard Medical School: Dana Farber Cancer Institute.



General Info

Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine.

Faculty Appointments: Assistant Professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Medical Director: Hospital of Central Connecticut Breast Program.

Certified in hospice and palliative care; a member of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and American Pain Society.

As a registered investigator with the National Institute of Health and a recipient of the American Cancer Society's Young Investigator Award, Dr. Fallon is dedicated to ongoing cancer research.


Dr. Fallon has written numerous publications and presentations on breast cancer, head and neck cancer, cancer pain and palliative care.


Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, 300 Kensington Ave., New Britain: (860) 224-6254

Wylie D. Hosmer, M.D.

Wylie Hosmer Education

Medical School: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Residency: UCLA Medical Center.

Fellowship (Hematology/Oncology):UCLA Medical Center.



General Info

Board Certifications: Internal Medicine,
Hematology, Oncology.

Faculty appointments: Clinical Instructor at the Department of Medicine, UConn.

Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American Medical Association, and the American Association for Cancer Research.

Beyond patient care, Dr. Hosmer has an interest in medical education, as well as cancer research. A recipient of the UCLA Medical Center Department of Medicine Annual Fellow Teaching Award for excellence in medical education, Dr. Hosmer has also written numerous publications on clinical and translation oncology research, particularly in the area of thoracic oncology.


Primary Practice

Cancer Center Central CT, 40 Hart St., Suite Building A, New Britain: (860) 224-4408

Jeffrey W. Langsam, D.O.

Jeffrey Langsam Education

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Residency (Internal Medicine): University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Fellowship (Hematology/Oncology): State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center.


General Info

Board Certifications: Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine.

Faculty Appointment: Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Medical Director: Grove Hill Medical Center Laboratory.

Dr. Jeffrey W. Langsam is a hematology/oncology specialist at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.


Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, 300 Kensington Ave., New Britain: (860) 224-6254

William H Pogue, M.D.

William Pogue Education

Medical school: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Internship (Medicine): Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Residency (Medicine): Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Fellowship (Hematology): University of Connecticut Health Center.



General Info

Areas of interest: Total dose infusion of intravenous iron therapy.

Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Hematology.

Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Member: American College of Physicians; American College of Emergency Physicians; American Society of Hematology; American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Faculty Appointment: Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.





Primary Practice

The Hospital of Central Connecticut: (860) 224-5299

Vipra Sharma, M.D.

Vipra Sharma General Info

Hematologist/Oncologist

Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, 300 Kensington Ave., New Britain: (860) 224-6254




Radiologists

Anita L Bourque, M.D.

Anita Bourque Education

Medical degree, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY; internship, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.; residency, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Conn.

Primary Practice

Hospital of Central Connecticut, 100 Grand St., New Britain: (860) 224-5556

Jean M Weigert, M.D.

Jean Weigert Education

Education: Medical degree, SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse N.Y.; flexible internship, Overlook Hospital, Summit, N.J.; residency, diagnostic radiology, and fellowship, abdominal imaging, Columbia -Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, N.Y.



General Info

Fellow of the American College of Radiology, 2008. Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology, University of Connecticut.

Primary Practice

Mandell and Blau, 40 Hart St., New Britain: (860) 229-2059

Dena L Miller, M.D.

Dena Miller Education

Medical degree, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City.; residency, radiology, Yale-New Haven Hospital; fellowship, women's imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

Primary Practice

Mandell & Blau, 40 Hart Street: (860) 229-2059

Alisa S Siegfeld, M.D.

Alisa Siegfeld Education

Medical degree, Albany Medical College, Albany, N.Y.; internship and residency, Hartford Hospital; fellowship, Hospital of Saint Raphael, New Haven, Conn.

Primary Practice

Mandel and Blau, 40 Hart St., New Britain: (860) 229-2059




Surgeons

Terrence K Donahue, M.D.

Terrence Donahue Education

Medical degree, Creighton University, Omaha, Neb.; internship, St. Joseph Hospital, Omaha, Neb.; residencies, New Britain General Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital/University of Connecticut; fellowship, Kansas University.

Primary Practice

40 Hart Street Building D, New Britain: (860) 826-5288

Jennifer N McCallister, M.D.

Jennifer McCallister Education

Medical degree, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, W.Va.; five-year surgical residency, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.



General Info

Medical director, HOCC Wound Care Center

Primary Practice

209 Main St., Southington: (860) 621-3183

Robert S Napoletano, M.D.

Robert Napoletano Education

Medical degree, Boston University; nternship and residency in general surgery, New Britain General Hospital.



General Info

Associate chief of Surgery at The Hospital of Central Connecticut; co-director of the Vascular Center. Clinical instructor, Department of Surgery, University of Connecticut. Teaches surgical residents and medical students at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center: (860) 826-4457

Michael G Posner, M.D.

Michael Posner Education

Medical degree, SUNY Upstate Med Center, Syracuse, NY; internship Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans; fellowship, University of Pittsburgh.

Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, One Lake Street, New Britain: (860) 826-4457

Patrick M Rocco, M.D.

Patrick Rocco Education

Medical degree, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland; residency, Waterbury Hospital Health Center; fellowship, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, N.Y.



General Info

Specializes in general and thoracic surgery.

Primary Practice

279 New Britain Rd., Kensington: (860) 829-5225

Akella S Sarma, M.D.

Akella Sarma Education

Medical degree: Andhra Medical College in Visakhapatnam, India; internships, King George Hospital, Visakhapatnam, India, and Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn, England; residencies, Lancaster Royal Infirmary, Lancaster, England and Halifax Roayl Infirmary, Halifax, England. Additional residencies, New Britain General Hospital, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in Bronx, N.Y. ; fellowship in surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Hartford.



General Info

Associate clinical professor, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Primary Practice

Surgical Associates Inc.: (860) 225-9431




Surgery Chief

Rekhinder Singh, M.D.

Rekhinder Singh Education

Medical degree, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago; residency, general surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; research fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Department of Surgery; surgical critical care fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.



General Info

Clinical instructor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Surgery.

Primary Practice

Hospital of Central Connecticut, 100 Grand St., New Britain: (860) 225-6244




Surgical Oncologist

James F Flaherty, M.D., F.A.C.S.

James Flaherty Education

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Internship (General Surgery) University of Connecticut Health Center.

Residency (General Surgery): University of Connecticut Health Center.

Fellowship (Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery and Endoscopic Surgery) Saint James’s Hospital, Saint James, Ireland.

Fellowship (Surgical Oncology): Fox Chase Cancer Center.



General Info

Areas of Interest: Gastrointestinal procedures, Reflux (GERD) and Breast Disease

Board Certifications: Surgery

Faculty Appointments: Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Connecticut.

Military Service: Captain, United States Naval Reserve

Dr. Flaherty has been in practice for 10 years. He has written numerous scientific articles and abstracts.



Primary Practice

Central Connecticut Surgical Oncology, 40 Hart St., Building D: (860) 827-1981




Director, Hematology/Oncology

Brian J Byrne, M.D.

Brian Byrne Education

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine.

Residency: Duke University Medical Center.

Fellowship (Oncology/Hematology): Duke University Medical Center.



General Info

Board Certifications: Medical Oncology,
Hematology.

Director: Hematology/Oncology at The Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Director: Clinical Research at the Hospital of Central Connecticut.


Primary Practice

40 Hart St., New Britain: (860) 224-4408

Additional Practice

55 Meriden Ave., Suite 1A, Southington: (860) 621-9316