Sarah Van Ness, PA

  • Family Medicine
Sarah Van Ness, PA


Sarah Van Ness, PA, is a UW Health physician assistant specializing in family medicine. She provides primary care services for patients of all ages.

Sarah collaborates with her team to treat patients with a wide range of general health concerns. She cares for patients with short-term illnesses, including coughs, colds, injuries and rashes, as well as chronic (long-term) conditions such as high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

Sarah also offers preventive health care services, ranging from well-child visits and annual physicals to women’s health exams. Additionally, she supports patients coping with mental health conditions, including anxiety and depression.

Dedicated to making a positive impact on people’s lives, Sarah strives to give patients the education and tools they need to thrive. She recognizes the therapeutic value of listening and encourages her patients to share their stories. Sarah empowers her patients to play an active role in their health by partnering with them to create personalized care plans.

In her free time, Sarah enjoys yoga, cooking, reading and hiking with her dog.

I hope that my patients feel heard, understood and equipped with the tools they need to achieve wellness.

Languages spoken
  • English

Education & credentials

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI