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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Joshua Sebranek earned a medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI, and completed residencies at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center and University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.



UW Health Clinics

Madison Surgery Center
(608) 287-2200 | (888) 703-2778 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-8100 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-1530 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Anesthesiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anesthesiology
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI, 2002

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Programs & Conditions

  • Heart Valve Clinic Anesthesiology
PubMed Articles
Limberg JK Peltonen GL Johansson RE Harrell JW Kellawan JM Eldridge MW Sebranek JJ Walker BJ Schrage WG . Greater Beta-Adrenergic Receptor Mediated Vasodilation in Women Using Oral Contraceptives. Front Physiol. 2016;7:215
[PubMed ID: 27375493]
Limberg JK Johansson RE Peltonen GL Harrell JW Kellawan JM Eldridge MW Sebranek JJ Schrage WG . β-Adrenergic-mediated vasodilation in young men and women: cyclooxygenase restrains nitric oxide synthase. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2016 Mar 15;310(6):H756-64
[PubMed ID: 26747505]
Harrell JW Johansson RE Evans TD Sebranek JJ Walker BJ Eldridge MW Serlin RC Schrage WG . Preserved Microvascular Endothelial Function in Young, Obese Adults with Functional Loss of Nitric Oxide Signaling. Front Physiol. 2015;6:387
[PubMed ID: 26733880]
Kellawan JM Johansson RE Harrell JW Sebranek JJ Walker BJ Eldridge MW Schrage WG . Exercise vasodilation is greater in women: contributions of nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2015 Aug;115(8):1735-46
[PubMed ID: 25820143]
Wynn MM Sebranek J Marks E Engelbert T Acher CW . Complications of spinal fluid drainage in thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery in 724 patients treated from 1987 to 2013. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Apr;29(2):342-50
[PubMed ID: 25440632]
Limberg JK Kellawan JM Harrell JW Johansson RE Eldridge MW Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Schrage WG . Exercise-mediated vasodilation in human obesity and metabolic syndrome: effect of acute ascorbic acid infusion. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2014 Sep 15;307(6):H840-7
[PubMed ID: 25038148]
Limberg JK Morgan BJ Sebranek JJ Proctor LT Eldridge MW Schrage WG . Neural control of blood flow during exercise in human metabolic syndrome. Exp Physiol. 2014 Sep;99(9):1191-202
[PubMed ID: 24659613]
Limberg JK Harrell JW Johansson RE Eldridge MW Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Schrage WG . Microvascular function in younger adults with obesity and metabolic syndrome: role of oxidative stress. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2013 Oct 15;305(8):H1230-7
[PubMed ID: 23934859]
Limberg JK Morgan BJ Sebranek JJ Proctor LT Walker BJ Eldridge MW Schrage WG . Altered neurovascular control of the resting circulation in human metabolic syndrome. J Physiol. 2012 Dec 1;590(23):6109-19
[PubMed ID: 23027821]
Limberg JK Evans TD Pegelow DF Eldridge MW Sebranek JJ Proctor LT Schrage WG . Heterogeneous vascular responses to hypoxic forearm exercise in young and older adults. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2012 Aug;112(8):3087-95
[PubMed ID: 22198326]
Limberg JK Evans TD Blain GM Pegelow DF Danielson JR Eldridge MW Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Schrage WG . Effect of obesity and metabolic syndrome on hypoxic vasodilation. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2012 Feb;112(2):699-709
[PubMed ID: 21656228]
Limberg JK Eldridge MW Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Schrage WG . Alpha-adrenergic control of blood flow during exercise: effect of sex and menstrual phase. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010 Nov;109(5):1360-8
[PubMed ID: 20724565]
Amann M Blain GM Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Pegelow DF Dempsey JA . Group III and IV muscle afferents contribute to ventilatory and cardiovascular response to rhythmic exercise in humans. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010 Oct;109(4):966-76
[PubMed ID: 20634355]
Amann M Proctor LT Sebranek JJ Eldridge MW Pegelow DF Dempsey JA . Somatosensory feedback from the limbs exerts inhibitory influences on central neural drive during whole body endurance exercise. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2008 Dec;105(6):1714-24
[PubMed ID: 18787091]
Head DE Sebranek JJ Zahed C Coursin DB Prielipp RC . A tale of two stents: perioperative management of patients with drug-eluting coronary stents. J Clin Anesth. 2007 Aug;19(5):386-96
[PubMed ID: 17869994]