Stephanie Bissonnette, DO, MPH

Phone: 617.638.7729
Fax: 617.638.5354
Location: Department of Neurology, BUMC




  • Assistant Professor of Neurology

Educational Background

Dr. Bissonnette received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of New England in Biddeford, ME. She also received a Masters in Public Health from Boston University. She completed her residency at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH. She completed a Movement Disorder Fellowship at Boston University Medical Center in 2018.

Clinical Care

Dr. Bissonnette is board-certified in Neurology and is fellowship trained in Movement Disorders.  She specializes in the management of Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders.


Dr. Bissonnette participates in clinical research evaluating novel pharmacological agents in Parkinson’s Disease. Her research interests also include studying biomarkers in Parkinson’s. She is an investigator member of the Parkinson Study Group (PSG) as well as the Huntington’s Study Group (HSG).

Teaching and Mentoring

Dr. Bissonnette participates in education of medical students, residents, and the Movement Disorder Fellow. She is actively involved as a mentor to the Partners in Parkinson’s program, which connects first-year medical students with patients and families living with Parkinson’s.

Community Outreach

Dr. Bissonnette is active in the Parkinson’s and Movement Disorder community and has provided numerous presentations to professional and lay groups.


December 20, 2018
Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine