Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH) is pleased to announce that Stephen F. Schiff, MD, FACS, urologist and vice chairman of surgery at Day Kimball Hospital, has been appointed Clinical Professor of Urology at Yale University School of Medicine.
Dr. Schiff attended Princeton University, where he graduated with honors and received an AB degree in biology. He went on to earn his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1981. He completed his surgical and urology training at Harvard Medical School’s residency program at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1987.
Following his residency, Dr. Schiff was appointed Assistant Professor of Urology in the Department of Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine. In 1992 he accepted a faculty member position at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University where he served for 27 years.
Prior to joining Day Kimball in January 2019, Dr. Schiff was a Professor of Surgery (Clinical Educator) at The Warren Alpert Medical School, and a partner with Urological Specialists of New England, LLC, University Urological Associates, and Brown Urology.
“Dr. Schiff’s reputation as a leader in the field of urology, clinically and academically, is a huge asset to Day Kimball,” said Kyle Kramer, chief executive officer, Day Kimball Healthcare. “Since his joining our team, the urology program has grown in its clinical prowess and its contribution to our overall success. We are proud of Dr. Schiff’s appointment and know that he will contribute greatly to Yale’s academic and scientific advancement.”
“I’m thrilled to have been able to re-establish urology services at Day Kimball, expanding the scope of specialty care we are able to provide our community,” said Dr. Schiff. “Accepting this position as Clinical Professor of Urology at Yale University School of Medicine, where I first began my academic career, has brought me full circle. I look forward to utilizing the tertiary and quaternary resources available through Yale to better serve our patients here in Northeast Connecticut.”
Dr. Schiff is certified by the American Board of Urology and his professional interests include general urology, urologic malignancies, stone disease, and voiding dysfunction. He currently resides in Riverside, Rhode Island with his wife who is a neonatal nurse in the intensive care unit at Brigham and Women’s, Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Schiff is seeing patients in the Medical Specialty Suite (on the first floor) within Day Kimball Hospital located at 320 Pomfret Street in Putnam. A referral from a primary care practitioner is required for an outpatient consultation. For more information on the practice or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Stephen Schiff, please contact 860-963-3802.
PHOTO CAPTION: Dr. Stephen Schiff, urologist at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam, CT appointed Clinical Professor of Urology at Yale University School of Medicine.