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Sanjay Mittal, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Stroke Center
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-3884
Fax: 860-679-4446


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Dr. Mittal has training and expertise in providing care to acute stroke patients who are hospitalized. Additionally, he provides care for stroke prevention and management of post stroke muscle spasticity in the vascular neurology clinic at UConn Health.

MBBSGandhi Medical CollegeMedicine
M.D.Gandhi Medical CollegeMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipGandhi Medical College and associated Hamidia HospitalOne year of compulsory rotational internship
ResidencyGandhi Medical College and associated Hamidia HospitalResident Medical Officer, Department of Medicine
ResidencyJawharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)Senior Resident in Neurology
InternshipLincoln Medical and Mental Health CenterInternal Medicine
ResidencyNorth Shore University HospitalNeurology
FellowshipNorth Shore University HospitalNeurophysiology
FellowshipNorth Shore University HospitalVascular Neurology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Get With the Guidelines Quality Achievement Award Received for the Stroke Center at UConn HealthAmerican Heart Association
Certified as Advanced Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke CenterThe Joint Commission
Received Joint Commission Certification of Thrombectomy Capable Stroke ProgramThe Joint Commission
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Stroke Program UConn HealthOtherDirectorUConn HealthRegional20222023
American Academy of NeurologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational20222023
American Heart AssociationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational20222023
UConn QRM subcommittee on strokeOtherChairUConn HealthLocal20222023
Stroke Program Reviewer. Travel to different stroke programs across the nation on the behalf of the joint commission and provide a in depth review of the quality of stroke care for that program. This review is part of the Joint Commission certification process for stroke programs under the categories of Comprehensive, primary or Thrombectomy Capable Stroke CenterOtherstroke program reviewerExternalNational20222023

Journal Articles

  • Electroencephalography in Critically Ill Patients
    Sanjay Mittal, Mark Stecker Neurocritical Care 2008 Jan;8203
  • Correlation of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging with neuropathology in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
    Mittal, Sanjay; Farmer, Peter; Kalina, Peter; Kingsley, Peter B; Halperin, John Archives of neurology 2002 Jan;59(1):128-34
  • Primary lymphoma of the central nervous system in an mmunocompetent patient
    Mi W, Mittal S Hospital Physician 2001 Jan;3734-38
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome with propranolol.
    Anand, K S; Mittal, S; Singh, N P The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India 1993 May;41(5):313
  • Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Mitochondrial Encephalopathy
    S. Mittal, W. Watson, M. Aribandi Journal of Neuroimaging 17(1):89–104


  • Hand Book of Emergency Stroke Care


  • Early diffusion weighted imaging in subacute spongiform encephalopathy and its pathological correlation
    Mittal S, Farmer P, Kalina P, et al. Neurology, Abstract P06.030 2000 Jan;549:A414
  • Variability in Stroke Outcome in the NSLIH Health System
    John J Halperin, Sanjay Mittal and the NHLIJ Stroke Study Group Annals of Neurology 50(3S):73
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
High yield StrokeA presentation to Medical residentsLectureDept of medicine UConn health2022Farmington CT
Surgical Clearance After Stroke A presentation to non neurologistsLectureUConn Health2022Farmington CT
Code Stroke Strategies to Save Critical Brain FunctionA presentation to mid level providersLectureUConn Health2022Farmington CT
Grouped Cortical Micro Bleeds (GCMBs) a Unique Radiological Marker In Inflammatory Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy Karan Tarasaria MBBS1, Qian Wu MD2, Xi Wang MD PhD2 Sanjay Mittal MD1 Departments of 1Neurology and 2Neuropathology, UCONN School Of Medicine, Farmington CTPosterAHA-International Stroke Conference 20202020Los Angeles CA
Utilization and Outcomes of Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass Surgery in Adult Moyamoya Population Smit D. Patel, MD;1 Jussie Lima, MD;1 Neel Patel, MD;2 Susan Taboada, APRN;1 Schweta Rane, MD;3 Vasu Saini, MD;4 Sanjay Mittal, MD5 Hartford Hospital,1UTH medical center,2 Grant Medical College, India,3 University of Miami,4 University of Connecticut 5PosterAHA-International stroke Conference2020Los Angeles CA
Need for Speed: Saving Critical Brain Function with system wide BE-FAST Stroke EducationPosterNorthEast Cerebrovascular Consortium, Boston MA2019Boston MA
Sposito, J; Swol, D; Mittal, S. Need for Speed: Saving Critical Brain Function with system wide BE-FAST Stroke Education.PosterInternational Healthcare Institute National Forum, Orlando FL2019orlando FL
Sposito, J; Swol, D; Mittal, S. Need for Speed: Saving Critical Brain Function with system wide BE-FAST Stroke Education.PosterInternational Healthcare Institute National Forum, Orlando FL2019orlando FL
Need For Speed-Saving critical brain functionsLectureUCONN-5th Annual Emergency Stroke Care Conference2019Farmington CT
Life after stroke : lecture to stroke survivors in a community event organized by UCONNLectureUCONN Stroke Program2019Farmington CT
Erythrocytapheresis: An emerging treatment option for cerebral fat embolism from hemoglobinopathy related bone marrow necrosis. Areeba Siddiqui, Aparna Vaddiparti, Sanjay Mittal University of Connecticut – Department of NeurologyPoster71st Annual Meeting American Academy of Neurology2019philadelphia PA
Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Mitochondrial EncephalopathyPosterAmerican Academy of Neurology2008Chicago
Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Mitochondrial EncephalopathyPosterAnnual conference of American Society of Neuroimaging2007Miami, Florida
Electroencephalography in Critically Ill PatientsPosterAnnual International Neurocritical care Society Meeting2007Las Vegas, Navada
Diffusion weighted MRI changes in Creutzfeldt Jacob Disease and its pathological correlationPoster52nd Annual meeting of American Association of Neurology2000San Diego, CA