Andy Stader, PA-C

Education & Training
  • Graduate Degrees
    • Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison
    • Master of Science, Exercise Science & Health Promotion from the California University of Pennsylvania in California, PA
  • Dietetic Internship at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI
  • Undergraduate Degree – Bachelor of Science, Dietetics at the University of Wisconsin–Madison

Special Interests: Orthopedics, sports medicine, joint pain management, and nutrition.

Andy is a Lancaster, WI native and is excited to be caring for patients from the local area. Prior to attending the Physician Assistant Program at UW-Madison, he worked as a Registered Dietitian, specializing in weight management, bariatric surgery, and transplant nutrition.  He brings to Southwest Health a passion for orthopedics, as well as sports medicine, joint pain management, nutrition, and overall wellness.

Personal Interests: Andy spends his free time enjoying moments with family and friends.  He is an avid sports fan, rooting for the Wisconsin Badgers, Kansas Jayhawks, and Chicago Cubs.  He also enjoys golf,  endurance athletics and participates in triathlons and marathons, including having completed the famous Ironman 70.3 distance triathlon.