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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Marcus R. Chacon, MD, is a neurologist whose special interests include neurocritical care, medical informatics, acute stroke therapy and expanding stroke specialty care to underserved communities.




Carotid Stenosis

Intracranial Stenosis


Stroke (Neurology)


University Hospital
(608) 263-5442 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Neurology
Vascular Neurology
Internal Medicine
Residency Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI
Medical School Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

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Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
La C Nair VA Mossahebi P Young BM Chacon M Jensen M Birn RM Meyerand ME Prabhakaran V Implication of the Slow-5 Oscillations in the Disruption of the Default-Mode Network in Healthy Aging and Stroke. Brain Connect . 2016 Jul;6(6):482-95
[PubMed ID: 27130180]
Nair VA Young BM La C Reiter P Nadkarni TN Song J Vergun S Addepally NS Mylavarapu K Swartz JL Jensen MB Chacon MR Sattin JA Prabhakaran V Functional connectivity changes in the language network during stroke recovery. Ann Clin Transl Neurol . 2015 Feb;2(2):185-95
[PubMed ID: 25750922]
Jensen MB Chacon MR Sattin JA Levine RL Vemuganti R Potential biomarkers for the diagnosis of stroke. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther . 2009 Apr;7(4):389-93
[PubMed ID: 19379063]
Manousakis G Jensen MB Chacon MR Sattin JA Levine RL The interface between stroke and infectious disease: infectious diseases leading to stroke and infections complicating stroke. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep . 2009 Jan;9(1):28-34
[PubMed ID: 19080750]
Jensen MB Chacon MR Sattin JA Aleu A Lyden PD The promise and potential pitfalls of serum biomarkers for ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack. Neurologist . 2008 Jul;14(4):243-6
[PubMed ID: 18617850]