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Husain Sattar, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Husain Sattar, MD, is a surgical pathologist with particular skill and experience in breast and gynecologic pathology. Also an active educator and lecturer, Dr. Sattar is the associate director of the clinical pathophysiology and therapeutics course at the Pritzker School of Medicine. In this role, he serves as a dedicated instructor, advisor and mentor to second-year medical students, in addition to teaching a pathology review course that he developed. He has also authored several published research articles and abstracts in peer-reviewed medical journals.

Dr. Sattar is recognized by students and peers for his excellence as an educator at the Pritzker School of Medicine. He is a regular recipient of teaching awards, including the Outstanding Basic Science Teaching Award, pre-clinical teaching awards, and the Favorite Faculty Award.

Practice Location

University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Medical School

University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship, Residency and Fellowship

University of Chicago Medicine


College of American Pathologists
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-7278

Office Fax

(773) 702-1243

Office Postal Address

Husain Sattar, MD
University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6101
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Pathology
  • Breast pathology
  • Gynecologic pathology

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Sattar's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.

Learn More About Dr. Sattar

Medical students from around the country have logged more than 6 million hours listening to Dr. Sattar review the fundamentals of pathology. Dr. Sattar's wildly successful textbook and video series on pathology known as Pathoma has made him an unlikely celebrity in medical education.