Laurel Bessey, M.D.

Associate Residency Training Director, Assistant Professor (CHS Track)

Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinics
6001 Research Park Blvd

UW Health
Provider Profile

Laurel Bessey

Laurel Bessey, MD completed her undergraduate degree, medical school degree as well as her psychiatry residency training at the University of Wisconsin.  She enjoys working in the outpatient setting working with adults to evaluate and treat a broad range of mental health concerns.  Dr. Bessey also has a passion for medical education taking an active role in teaching medical students and residents as an Associate Program Director for the Psychiatry Residency.


Specialties: 

  • Mood disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Personality disorders
  • Geriatric mental health