- University of Wisconsin-Madison - MS (Chemical Engineering)
- University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health - MD
- University of Wisconsin Hospital and - Residency in Internal Medicine
- University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics - Fellowship in Cardiology
Dr. Joseph Bellissimo is a faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine within the Department of Medicine and currently serves as Cardiovascular Medicine Medical Director for UnityPoint Health-Meriter. As a clinical cardiologist, Dr. Bellissimo provides care to patients with a wide range of cardiovascular diseases and disorders. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the State Medical Society of Wisconsin, and the Dane County Medical Society. He has been involved with several multi-center clinical trials as primary investigator or sub-investigator.
In addition to general cardiology, Dr. Bellissimo has a special interest in non-invasive imaging, including nuclear imaging, stress tests, and transesophageal echocardiography.