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Shawn J. Brito MD

Specialties: Hospital Medicine

Board Certified: Internal Medicine

Languages: English, Moderate Spanish

General Info

Medical School/Degree: American University of Antigua Medical College

Hospital Affiliations: Garnet Health Medical Center (ORMC) and Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall

Residency: Internal Medicine, Connecticut Institute for Communities, Danbury, CT

Undergraduate: Kasturba Medical College International Center, Manipal, India

Clinical Interests:

Cardiology and Neurology

Year Joined: 2018

About Me

What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?

Me earliest memory of wanting to become a doctor was seeing my neighbor struggle with Alzheimer's.

What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?

The vast amounts of presentations, or symptoms, patients have with a similar diagnosis. I enjoy finding the right remedy that works for them.

How do you connect with your patients?

I put myself in their shoes. How I would treat my own family is how I treat all of my patients.

What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?

I like to play guitar. I also enjoy cooking, traveling and fishing.

What is your advice for your patients?

Better to be safe than sorry.