Ellen Satteson

Ellen Satteson, MD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 265-8402

About Ellen Satteson

Ellen Satteson, MD, is an assistant professor and plastic surgeon in the University of Florida Department of Surgery. Dr Satteson earned her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed her integrated plastic surgery residency at Wake Forest School of Medicine. She also completed a hand and upper limb fellowship at Stanford University.

Dr. Satteson is a candidate member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and has been a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society since 2011. In addition to completing multiple medical mission trips to areas such as Moldova, Bolivia and the Dominican Republic, Dr. Satteson is current member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Young Members Steering Committee, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Diversity Committee and the American Society of Plastic Surgery Curriculum Development Committee, among other affiliations.

In 2016, Dr. Satteson was awarded the Wake Forest Plastic Surgery Resident Research Award, and in the same year she also won the American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual meeting Scholarship.

Clinical Profile

  • Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Arthritis
  • Bone fracture repair
  • Burns
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytren contracture
  • Finger pain
  • Scleroderma
  • Tendon repair
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Wrist pain


Nerve injury and repair in a ketogenic milieu: A systematic review of traumatic injuries to the spinal cord and peripheral nervous tissue.
PloS one. 16(1) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0244244. [PMID] 33395427.
Efficacy of Abductor Pollicis Longus Suspensionplasty Compared to Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition.
Hand (New York, N.Y.). [DOI] 10.1177/1558944720906565. [PMID] 32102553.
Factors associated with the use of vertical rectus abdominus myocutaneous flap reconstruction following abdominoperineal resection for anorectal cancer.
Journal of surgical oncology. 122(5):923-927 [DOI] 10.1002/jso.26086. [PMID] 32596855.
Separating Fact From Fiction: A Nationwide Longitudinal Examination of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Following Treatment of Dupuytren Contracture.
Hand (New York, N.Y.). [DOI] 10.1177/1558944720963915. [PMID] 33081519.
Single surgeon series of outcomes of 897 consecutive endoscopic carpal tunnel releases stratified by disease severity.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS. 72(1):137-171 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bjps.2018.10.023. [PMID] 30424977.
Extensive Hand Thermal and Blast Injury From Electronic Cigarette Explosion: A Case Report.
Hand (New York, N.Y.). 13(3):NP1-NP5 [DOI] 10.1177/1558944717744333. [PMID] 29192506.
Donor-Site Outcomes for the Osteocutaneous Radial Forearm Free Flap.
Journal of reconstructive microsurgery. 33(8):544-548 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0037-1602740. [PMID] 28493236.
Nipple-areolar complex reconstruction and patient satisfaction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Gland surgery. 6(1):4-13 [DOI] 10.21037/gs.2016.08.01. [PMID] 28210547.
The risk of pain syndrome affecting a previously non-painful limb following trauma or surgery in patients with a history of complex regional pain syndrome.
Scandinavian journal of pain. 14:84-88 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sjpain.2016.10.005. [PMID] 28850441.
An Analysis of Complication Risk Factors in 641 Nipple Reconstructions.
The breast journal. 22(4):379-83 [DOI] 10.1111/tbj.12591. [PMID] 27038175.
Double Distal Intraneural Fascicular Nerve Transfers for Lower Brachial Plexus Injuries.
The Journal of hand surgery. 41(4):e15-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jhsa.2015.12.023. [PMID] 26787410.
Anteriorly positioned ulnar nerve at the elbow: a rare anatomical event: case report.
The Journal of hand surgery. 40(5):984-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jhsa.2015.02.006. [PMID] 25817750.
Outcomes of Vacuum-Assisted Therapy in the Treatment of Head and Neck Wounds.
The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 26(7):e599-602 [DOI] 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002047. [PMID] 26468835.
The management of complications of small joint arthrodesis and arthroplasty.
Hand clinics. 31(2):243-66 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hcl.2015.01.002. [PMID] 25934200.


2018-2019 · Stanford University
2012-2018 · Wake Forest University
Medical Degree
2008-2012 · Georgetown University

Contact Details

(352) 265-8402