Associate Medical Director - Waterbury
Debora Mihaley-Sobelman is an Associate Medical Director for VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. Dr. Mihaley-Sobelman oversees the medical care and treatment of VITAS patients in their homes, nursing homes, assisted living communities and personal care homes in Waterbury, Connecticut. She also consults with patients’ attending physicians, supervises VITAS team physicians, guides staff and volunteers, and serves as a resource to practicing physicians and other healthcare professionals on the benefits of hospice and palliative care for patients and their families.
Prior to joining VITAS, Dr. Mihaley-Sobelman served as a Physician for Pro Health Physicians in Glastonbury, Connecticut. Before that, she served as Director of Outpatient Pediatrics for Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut. Earlier in her career, Dr. Mihaley-Sobelman worked for Charter Oak Health Center as Chief of Pediatrics. She is currently developing a pediatric hospice program within the state of Connecticut.
Dr. Mihaley-Sobelman earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She earned a Doctorate in Medicine from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C.