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John A. Magaldi, MD, FACR, FACP

Chief, Rheumatology, Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute

4.9 /5
237 surveys


Hartford Hospital


Rheumatology, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Internal Medicine, Board Certified < Not accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Myositis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondylitis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Vasculitis

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Office Locations

  • Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute

    538 Litchfield Street
    Suite 101
    Torrington, CT 06790
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    Phone: 860.496.1790

  • Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital

    31 Seymour Street
    Suite 206
    Hartford, CT 06106
    Ambulatory Building
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    Phone: 860.524.2610
    Fax: 860.524.2615


Dr. John A. Magaldi, FACR, FACP, is the Rheumatology director for the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute, seeing patients in the Hartford and Torrington offices.

After earning an undergraduate degree from Fairfield University, Dr. Magaldi earned a medical degree from St. George’s University in the West Indies and completed a residency in internal medicine and primary care at Yale University, where he was chosen as chief resident and went on to complete a fellowship in rheumatology.

Board-certified in both internal medicine and rheumatology, Dr. Magaldi’s areas of interest include rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, myositis, vasculitis and spondylitis. He is a fellow in the American College of Rheumatology and the American College of Physicians, and a member of the American Medical Association, the Connecticut State Medical Association, the Litchfield County Medical Society and the Arthritis Foundation – Southern New England Chapter, along with being an assistant professor at the University of Connecticut. Recognized as a leader in his field, Dr. Magaldi is well-known for providing educational lectures and grand rounds at leading universities within the United States and internationally.

A Connecticut native, Dr. Magaldi has been practicing rheumatology for nearly 25 years.



Medical School

  • St. George's University School of Medicine MD


  • Yale New Haven Hospital


  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Internal Medicine/Primary Care


  • Yale University School of Medicine, Rheumatology

Faculty Appointments

UConn Health Center, Assistant Clinical Professor

Professional Organizations

Arthritis Foundation – Southern New England Chapter, Member
American College of Rheumatology, Fellow
American College of Physicians, Fellow
American Medical Association, Member
Connecticut State Medical Society, Member
Litchfield County Medical Society, Member


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Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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