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Jon S Matsumura, MD

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(608) 265-4420

MC 7375
Madison , WI 53792-7375

Jon S Matsumura, MD

Chairman, Division of Vascular Surgery


  • MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1988
  • Residency in General Surgery, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1988-1995
  • Fellowship in Vascular Surgery, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1995-1996

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Matsumura is certified by the American Board of Surgery, with a certificate of added qualifications in vascular surgery. He is the Chairman of the Division of Vascular Surgery at UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Matsumura specializes in less-invasive endovascular techniques for the treatment of vascular diseases. His expertise includes treatments for aortic aneurysms, carotid disease, aortic dissection, peripheral arterial disease and other vascular disorders.

Dr. Matsumura provides a wide range of services including Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair - Endovascular, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair - Open, Amputation, Angioplasty With Stent Placement, Carotid Endartecotomy, Carotid Stenting, Extended Efforts in Limb Salvage, Peripheral Artery Bypass, Thoracic Aortic Aneursym - Endovascular, Thoracic Aortic Aneursym - Open, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Treatment, and Varicose Vein Treatment.

Research Interests

Dr. Matsumura’s research is devoted to the development and testing of novel devices and techniques for the treatment of vascular diseases, including stents and stent-grafts for the repair of aortic and thoracic aneurysms. He is the national principal investigator on a number of multi-institutional clinical trials evaluating investigational devices. In addition, he is renowned for extensive training programs that allow other vascular specialists to learn new endovascular techniques for treating patients in their own practices.

AortaCore-Aortic Imaging Lab

Recent Publications
  • Effect of 2% Chlorhexidine Gluconate-Impregnated Cloth on Surgical Site Infections in Vascular Surgery.
    Bak J, Le J, Takayama T, Gibson A, Zerbel S, Safdar N, Matsumura JS
    Ann Vasc Surg 2017 Mar 22.
    [PubMed ID: 28341500]
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  • Randomized Trial of Stent Versus Surgery for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis.
    Rosenfield K, Matsumura JS, Chaturvedi S
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2016 Aug; 64(2):536.
    [PubMed ID: 27763278]
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  • Branched Endovascular Therapy of the Distal Aortic Arch: Preliminary Results of the Feasibility Multicenter Trial of the Gore Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis.
    Patel HJ, Dake MD, Bavaria JE, Singh MJ, Filinger M, Fischbein MP, Williams DM, Matsumura JS, Oderich G
    Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2016 Oct; 102(4):1190-8.
    [PubMed ID: 27262912]
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  • Randomized Trial of Stent versus Surgery for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis.
    Rosenfield K, Matsumura JS, Chaturvedi S, Riles T, Ansel GM, Metzger DC, Wechsler L, Jaff MR, Gray W, ACT I Investigators
    N. Engl. J. Med. 2016 Mar 17; 374(11):1011-20.
    [PubMed ID: 26886419]
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  • Predictors and outcomes of endoleaks in the Veterans Affairs Open Versus Endovascular Repair (OVER) Trial of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
    Lal BK, Zhou W, Li Z, Kyriakides T, Matsumura J, Lederle FA, Freischlag J, OVER Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2015 Dec; 62(6):1394-404.
    [PubMed ID: 26598115]
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  • Aortic Arch Morphology and Aortic Length in Patients with Dissection, Traumatic, and Aneurysmal Disease.
    Alberta HB, Takayama T, Smits TC, Wendorff BB, Cambria RP, Farber MA, Jordan WD, Patel V, Azizzadeh A, Rovin JD, Matsumura JS
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2015 Dec; 50(6):754-60.
    [PubMed ID: 26371414]
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  • Multicenter clinical trial of the conformable stent graft for the treatment of acute, complicated type B dissection.
    Cambria RP, Conrad MF, Matsumoto AH, Fillinger M, Pochettino A, Carvalho S, Patel V, Matsumura J
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2015 Aug; 62(2):271-8.
    [PubMed ID: 26211376]
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  • Utilization of the Electronic Health Record to Improve Provision of Smoking Cessation Resources for Vascular Surgery Inpatients.
    Smith BK, Adsit RT, Jorenby DE, Matsumura JS, Fiore MC
    Int J Cardiovasc Res 2015; 4(5):.
    [PubMed ID: 26566531, PMC ID: 4638324]
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  • Results of a prospective multicenter trial of CTAG thoracic endograft.
    Jordan WD, Rovin J, Moainie S, Bavaria J, Cambria R, Fillinger M, McMillan W, Matsumura JS
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2015 Mar; 61(3):589-95.
    [PubMed ID: 25720923]
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  • A single stent strategy in patients with lifestyle limiting claudication: 3-year results from the Durability II trial.
    Rocha-Singh KJ, Bosiers M, Schultz G, Jaff MR, Mehta M, Matsumura JS, Durability II Investigators
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2015 Jul; 86(1):164-70.
    [PubMed ID: 25676568, PMC ID: 5024011]
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