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Thomas P. Sutula, MD, PhD Print Friendly Page

Chair, Department of Neurology
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Thomas P. Sutula, MD, PhD, is a Professor and the Chairman of Neurology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. In addition he serves as the Director for the Center for Neurosciences. Dr. Sutula’s medical interests focus on the basic mechanisms of epilepsy.



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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Department of Neurology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Neurology
Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Virginia
Residency Barnes Hospital, St. Louis
University of Virginia
Internship Barnes Hospital, St. Louis
Medical School University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1975

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


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)

Programs & Conditions


Dr. Sutula studies activity-dependent circuit plasticity in the developing and adult hippocampus, a region of the brain that plays a role in learning, memory, and epilepsy.