Dr. Joseph A. Balsamo attended medical school at the Universidad Del Noreste School of Medicine, Tampico, Mexico. He did his residency training at SUNY Downstate University, Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. He practiced Emergency Medicine in New York as well as in Connecticut prior to joining the West Haven Medical Group, LLC as a practicing internist. He was Section Chief of Internal Medicine at the Hospital of Saint Raphael for over 10 years. Dr. Balsamo is board certified in internal medicine. He has an interest in continuity of care including palliative care. He has privileges at Yale-New Haven and Milford Hospitals.