Woodland Women's Health Associates
Michael Bourque, M.D.
Dr. Bourque attended Holy Cross College where he received his undergraduate degree in 1973. He earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut Medical School in 1977, and completed his obstetrics and gynecology residency training at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Bourque is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and by the American Council for Gynecologic Endoscopy.
Dr. Bourque was named a Healthcare Hero by the Connecticut Hospital Association in 2009. He was cited for his work as the organizer of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center International Medical Missions. Dr. Bourque is passionate about these International Medical Mission trips which bring state-of-the-art medical and surgical care to Third World settings. Dr. Bourque is also the Medical Director of Medical Ministry International. He was a recipient of the Saint Francis Hospital Distinguished Physician Award in 2011 as well as the Victor Fortin MD Award of 2006 for Excellence in Resident Education and the Resident Appreciation Award for Teaching and Guidance in 2010.
As featured in St. Francis' "Best Care Chronicle" September 2011 issue, Dr. Michael Bourque was honored for compassion by the Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare for his work with the Saint Francis International Medical Missions. He received an Honorable Mention in the Compassionate Caregiver Awards.
Most recently in October 2013, Dr. Bourque was named a Daily Point of Light Award honoree for his leadership role on the “Blue Team,” a medical missionary team with International Medical Missions of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Bourque is the recipient of this prestigious award honoring his commitment to bring first-class medical services to those in need. Dr. Bourque also received Hartford Business Journal’s award for the 2013 Physician of the Year for the HealthCare Heroes Awards.
Dr. Michael Bourque was a Women's Health Connecticut Featured Physician in July, 2012. Read the article: "A Physician on a Mission"