John D. Bisognano, M.D., Ph.D.

John D. Bisognano, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

2400 S. Clinton Avenue, Building G
Rochester, NY 14618

Appointment: (585) 275-2475

  • Accepting New Patients Accepting New Patients
  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Bisognano obtained his B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a M.A. from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton, a Ph.D. from SUNY Binghamton, and his MD degree from SUNY at Syracuse. He was a medical resident at the University of Michigan Medical Center, a Fellow in Hypertension at the University of Michigan, and a Cardiology Fellow at the University of Colorado at Denver. He joined the University of Rochester Medical Center in 2001. He is currently President-Elect of the American Society for Hypertension.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Bisognano is a Professor of Medicine and Director of Outpatient Services in the Division of Cardiology and joined the faculty in 2001. He is Director of the Comprehensive Hypertension Center at the University of Rochester, which was recently accredited by the American Society of Hypertension. He is accepting new patients in area of general cardiology, hypertension (including resistant and refractory hypertension) and heart failure. He is involved in numerous clinical trials that may offer new treatments to people with cardiovascular disease. He also attends on the inpatient Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Service where patients with all types of acute cardiovacular disease, including advanced heart failure, are treated. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Medical Center Board Physician Excellence Award 2013
Best Teacher Award of URMC Cardiology Fellows 2011
Bauman Award for Best Teaching in Internal Medicine 2006
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) 2005
Kohn Award for Teaching Excellence 2004
Astra-Merck Research Award 1997
Ann Arbor VA House Officer of the Month 1992

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | SUNY Upstate Medical Center1990
PhD | Physical Sciences, Other | St Univ at Binghamton1987
MA | Chemistry | St Univ at Binghamton1984
BS | Biology | Mass Inst Technology1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Cardiology at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center07/01/1994 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Internal Medicine at University Of Michigan07/01/1991 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Internal Medicine at University Of Michigan06/24/1990 - 06/30/1991