President and CEO

John J. Votto, D.O., F.C.C.P. is President and CEO at Hospital for Special Care. Dr. Votto is Board-Certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Dr. Votto earned his Bachelor of Art degree in Biology from the University of Connecticut, and his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Votto served as an intern and completed his medical residency at the United States Public Health Service Hospital after which he completed a fellowship at the University of Connecticut Health Center Division of Pulmonary Medicine, then moved on to hold a research fellow role in Pulmonary Immunology at the Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center and the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Dr. Votto currently serves as a Full Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and as an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine.

Dr. Votto joined Hospital for Special Care in 1985.