Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Justin A. Sattin, MD

  • Neurology
  • Stroke
Justin A. Sattin, MD


Justin A. Sattin is a neurologist who is board-certified in neurology and sub-specialized in vascular neurology. Dr. Sattin is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Heart/American Stroke Association. His clinical focus is the prevention, evaluation and treatment of acute stroke, with special interest in developing close collaboration with community hospitals to identify and effectively manage these patients. Dr. Sattin is currently involved in a broad range of NIH and industry-funded clinical research into the prevention and treatment of both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. With his colleagues in the Stroke Program, he plans to share the benefits of university imaging facilities and expertise with other hospitals in the region to further improve outcomes for stroke patients.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Neurology

Practice locations

  • University HospitalStroke Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-5442
    • Closed now
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
Medical School
  • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA
  • University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
  • University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA


Additional conditions and treatments
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebral Embolism
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Infarction
  • Cerebrovascular Accident
  • Intracranial Stenosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack

Research and publications

Dr. Sattin’s research currently consists of novel approaches to the emergent treatment of acute ischemic stroke, cognitive and functional outcomes after stroke and secondary stroke prevention.