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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Ballantyne began the Adult Congenital Clinic in 1990, which he currently co-directs and has dedicated much of his career to teaching cardiovascular medicine to interested students, residents and fellows. His interests include congenital heart disease in adults, single cell electrophysiology, echocardiography and the integration of cardiology and internal medicine.


Cardiovascular Medicine

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Cardiovascular Disease
Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, 1969


UW Health Patient Experience Physician Champion Award 2016

Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

PubMed Articles
Bisinov EA Dieter RS Ballantyne F 3rd Wolff MR Stein JH . Echocardiographic diagnosis and catheter treatment of hypotension caused by cor triatriatum dexter. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2003 Aug;16(8):897-8
[PubMed ID: 12879002]