John-Paul Bellistri, MD, Joins Center for Advanced Surgery
John-Paul Bellistri, M.D. has joined the faculty at NYP/Columbia University Medical Center as a specialist in General Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Bellistri will be practicing at the NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, NY in the Center for Advanced Surgery.
A native New Yorker, Dr. Bellistri received his undergraduate degree at Columbia University in biochemistry. He later obtained a master degree in biotechnology and dedicated three years to conducting research in esophageal cancer prevention. After graduating from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, he completed both a general surgery residency and an advanced GI/minimally invasive surgery fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center.
His areas of expertise include general surgery, minimally invasive surgery, and bariatric surgery. His focus includes both benign and malignant diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.