John P. Zisko, M.D.

John P. Zisko, M.D.

Physician Bio

As a primary care physician specializing in sports medicine, Dr. Zisko is fulfilling a childhood dream. During medical school he dislocated his kneecap. During his treatment, and the time he spent with a sports medicine physician provided all confirmation he needed. This was the career for him.

In addition to athletes, Dr. Zisko treats patients suffering from osteoarthritis and other musculoskeletal injuries. As a Wellington physician, Dr. Zisko is pleased to be able to work with patients he first met in private practice in Harrison on the West Side of Cincinnati. He and his wife Terri have three children and reside on the West Side of Cincinnati.


  • Anderson Area Medical Center Family Practice Residency, 1993-1996
  • Board Certified in Family Practice, 1996
  • Chief Resident, 1995-1996

Medical School

  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH


  • Bowling Green State University
    BS, Magna cum Laude, Pre-Medicine/Biology

Additional Education

  • Cleveland Clinic Dept. of Orthopedics/Section of Sports Medicine, 1996-1997
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship.


  • The Ohio State Medical Association, 2008
  • American Board of Family Practice, 2007
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine, 1996


  • Wellington Orthopedics and Sports Medicine:
    Shareholding Member, 2006 – present
    Finance Committee Member, 2006 – present
    Physical Therapy Committee Member, 2006 – present
    Board Member, 2006 – present

Other Affiliations

  • Eastern Orthopaedics
    Shareholding Member 2003-2005
  • Greater Cincinnati Associated Physicians
    Shareholding Member, 1997-2002
    Center Operations Committee, Chairman 2000-2002
    Transitions Team Committee


7575 Five Mile Road
Cincinnati, OH45230
Clinic: 513.232.6677
After Hours Clinic:


6045 Bridgetown Road
Cincinnati, OH45248
Clinic: 513.232.2663