J. Louis Hinshaw MD, FSAR

Professor (CHS)

  • Fellowship Director, Abdominal Imaging and Intervention
Abdominal Imaging and Intervention

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  • Medical School: University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
  • Fellowship: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics



Dr. Hinshaw is a professor of Radiology and Urology and the Chief of the Abdominal Imaging and Intervention Section. In addition, he is the director of the Abdominal Imaging and Intervention Fellowship Program and serves as a member of the UWMF Professional Conduct Committee, UWMF Council of Faculty, UWMF Finance Committee, and the UW Health Medical Staff Behavior Committee. He is active in numerous international, national, and local committees and has been recognized on many occasions for both his outstanding teaching and research. His clinical practice has been exceptional and in recognition of this, he received the 2012 UW Health Clinical Practice Physician Excellence Award. His research focuses primarily on image-guided tumor ablation and CT Colonography (Virtual Colonoscopy) and his work has resulted in over 70 peer-reviewed publications, and hundreds of presentations, posters, and lectures at national and international meetings. He is a co-investigator on multiple NIH-funded grants and is actively involved with the tumor ablation laboratory here at the University of Wisconsin. Interests: Family, golf, Badger sports, running, biking, and fishing.