Top Docs 2012 Guide

Abriola, Kenneth

  • Infectious Diseases

Essential Information

Address 300 Hebron Ave.
Suite 113
Glastonbury, CT 6033
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dr. kenneth abriola graduated magna cum laude from Boston College and earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He did his residency in internal medicine at St. Francis Hospital and the UConn Health Center. He also completed specialty training in infectious diseases at Tulane University Medical Center and earned a master’s in public health and tropical medicine from Tulane.
His interest in infectious diseases originated with volunteer work in Haiti during college. “ “So much of global health is about crowding and transmitting infections,” he says. In fact, “ “infectious-disease doctors are much like detectives,” he adds. “[We want to know] where does this story begin . . . what happened . . . what were you doing?” He can often connect the dots and make a diagnosis. Among the diseases he manages are methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), tick-borne and HIV infections. He has been recognized by a number of organizations for his medical and volunteer work.

Additional Information

Practice: Connecticut Health Care Group LLC

Medical School: University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations: Manchester Memorial Hospital
Rockville General Hospital

Organizations: American College of Physicians
Connecticut State Medical Society
Infectious Diseases Society of America
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
American Academy of HIV Medicine
Gay & Lesbian Medical Association

Abriola, Kenneth - Glastonbury, CT

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