John Lyskowski, MD completed his undergraduate studies at Northwestern University and earned his medical degree at the University of Missouri School of Medicine in Columbia, Missouri. He completed his residency in psychiatry at the University of Iowa and is board certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Settling in Jefferson City in 1981, Dr. Lyskowski has developed his career as a psychiatrist with SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Jefferson City. His professional interests include treating serious mental illness with a combination of medication and counseling.
Additionally, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Terry, four children, and nine grandchildren, who all live locally.
"It is a privilege caring for those suffering from mental and physical illness’. It is also important to me that we are able to provide an environment that supports spiritual health. I am proud to work for SSM Health because our mission offers quality care regardless of the ability to pay."
University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology