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Justin Sattin

Justin Sattin

Specialist in acute stroke treatment and stroke prevention

Assistant professor, neurology; Medical director, UW Health Comprehensive Stroke Program School of Medicine and Public Health Home page


  • Acute stroke treatment, including use of tPA (tissue plasminogen activator, a drug that breaks clots)
  • In-hospital stroke management
  • Use of telemedicine to bring stroke expertise into the community setting
  • Stroke prevention
  • Vascular cognitive impairment


  • Board-certified in neurology and vascular neurology
  • Investigator on numerous stroke research protocols
  • Led development of Wisconsin's first stroke telemedicine linkage