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Dr. Joanne Ilustre Joins Partners in CardioVascular Health at Saint Francis Healthcare

Saint Francis Healthcare is proud to announce that Joanne Ilustre, D.O., has joined its cardiology practice, Partners in CardioVascular Health. Dr. Ilustre joins Drs. Audrey Sernyak and Yolanda Hendley in providing evaluative, diagnostic and management services for all types of cardiac and vascular diseases. The practice also provides coronary and peripheral vascular procedures. New patients are being accepted and appointments can be made by calling 302.421.4828.

Prior to joining Saint Francis Healthcare, Dr. Ilustre completed an interventional cardiology fellowship at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia and a cardiology fellowship at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois.

Dr. Ilustre served as a co-presenter at the 10th Annual C³ Conference on complex multi-vascular stenosis interventions that facilitate coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with multi-vessel coronary artery disease. As a member of the National Youth Leadership Forum, she mentored and educated young students in various fields of medicine and surgery.

She received her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. A cum laude graduate of Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science and sports studies/psychology, Dr. Ilustre is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Saint Francis Healthcare, a part of Trinity Health, operates Delaware’s only Catholic hospital serving Wilmington and Northern New Castle County since 1924. Services provided include Partners in CardioVascular Health and Cardiovascular Services , 24-hour Emergency Services, Ambulance Service, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the da Vinci™ Surgical System, Gastroenterology Services, Hematology-Oncology Services, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Advanced Wound Center, Imaging Services, Sleep/Neurodiagnostics Center, Home Care, Outpatient Physical Therapy, Comprehensive Women’s Health Services and three community outreach programs. Saint Francis Healthcare is affiliated with the Saint Francis Foundation and Saint Francis LIFE (Living Independently for Elders), a PACE (Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model.