Joseph E Zilisch

Joseph E Zilisch, MD

Division:
Ophthalmology
Department:
Ophthalmology
Call 434.924.5485
Primary Location:
West Complex

1300 Jefferson Park Ave.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
Clinical Practice:
Inflamed Eyelid (Blepharitis), Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye), Misaligned Eyes (Strabismus), Nearsightedness, Eyelid Bump (Chalazion), Astigmatism, Eye Care
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

Joseph Zilisch, MD, provides general and comprehensive ophthalmology care for patients who have eye conditions, including cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma. As an attending physician, he teaches residents (licensed doctors in ophthalmology training) in the clinic and operating room.

Dr. Zilisch was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and grew up in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He attended Carthage College in Wisconsin for undergraduate (Class of 2012), graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin (Class of 2016), and completed his ophthalmology residency training at the University of Virginia (2017-2020)

His wife is an MD in psychiatry. He enjoys golfing and playing soccer in the SOCA (Soccer Organization Charlottesville Area) league.

Awards

Robert T. Adlam, MD Outstanding Transitional Year Resident Award (during intern year)

UVA Ophthalmology residency: Resident Research Award 

Education
Primary:
Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency:
University of Virginia