Physician Profile

José R. Orellana, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Office Locations:

Internal Medicine
800 Connecticut Boulevard, 1st Floor
East Hartford, CT 06108

Internal Medicine
1115 West Street
Southington, CT 06489

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolCity College of New YorkBiology
Medical SchoolSUNY Upstate Medical UniversityMedicine
InternshipBoston City HospitalInternal Medicine
ResidencyBoston City HospitalInternal Medicine
FellowshipBoston University Medical CenterGastroenterology
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Patient's Choice Award (2012),
Patient's Choice Award (2009),
Patient's Choice Award (2008),
Fellow of the Year AwardBoston University Medical Center
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Languages Other than English:
  • Spanish
Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Human colon cancer cells express ICAM-1 in vivo and support LFA-1-dependent lymphocyte adhesion in vitro. Kelly, C P; O'Keane, J C; Orellana, J; Schroy, P C; Yang, S; LaMont, J T; Brady, H R. (1992). The American journal of physiology, 6 Pt 1, (263), G864-70.

Human colonic aspirates containing immunoglobulin A antibody to Clostridium difficile toxin A inhibit toxin A-receptor binding. Kelly, C P; Pothoulakis, C; Orellana, J; LaMont, J T. (1992). Gastroenterology, 1, (102), 35-40.