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Jon S Matsumura, MD

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(608) 265-4420

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

Wisconsin Vascular and Endovascular Research Network (WiVERN)

Recent Publications
  • Costs of repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm with different devices in a multicenter randomized trial.
    Matsumura JS, Stroupe KT, Lederle FA, Kyriakides TC, Ge L, Freischlag JA, Open Versus Endovascular Repair (OVER) Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group , Open Versus Endovascular Repair OVER Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2015 Jan; 61(1):59-65.e2.
    [PubMed ID: 25238728]
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  • Five-year results of thoracic endovascular aortic repair with the Zenith TX2.
    Matsumura JS, Melissano G, Cambria RP, Dake MD, Mehta S, Svensson LG, Moore RD, Zenith TX2 Clinical Trial Investigators
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):1-10.
    [PubMed ID: 24636714]
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  • Rehospitalization to primary versus different facilities following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
    Saunders RS, Fernandes-Taylor S, Kind AJ, Engelbert TL, Greenberg CC, Smith MA, Matsumura JS, Kent KC
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2014 Jun; 59(6):1502-10, 1510.e1-2.
    [PubMed ID: 24491237, PMC ID: 4028422]
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  • Comparison of thoracic aortic diameter changes after endograft placement in patients with traumatic and aneurysmal disease.
    Alberta HB, Secor JL, Smits TC, Farber MA, Jordan WD, Azizzadeh A, Rovin JD, Matsumura JS
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2014 May; 59(5):1241-6.
    [PubMed ID: 24423474]
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  • Clinical characteristics associated with readmission among patients undergoing vascular surgery.
    Engelbert TL, Fernandes-Taylor S, Gupta PK, Kent KC, Matsumura J
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2014 May; 59(5):1349-55.
    [PubMed ID: 24368042]
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  • Current status of medical treatment for abdominal aortic aneurysm.
    Kurosawa K, Matsumura JS, Yamanouchi D
    Circ. J. 2013; 77(12):2860-6.
    [PubMed ID: 24161907]
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  • Differences in aortic arch radius of curvature, neck size, and taper in patients with traumatic and aortic disease.
    Alberta HB, Secor JL, Smits TC, Farber MA, Jordan WD, Matsumura JS
    J. Surg. Res. 2013 Sep; 184(1):613-8.
    [PubMed ID: 23830365]
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  • Evaluation of the redesigned conformable GORE TAG thoracic endoprosthesis for traumatic aortic transection.
    Farber MA, Giglia JS, Starnes BW, Stevens SL, Holleman J, Chaer R, Matsumura JS, TAG 08-02 clinical trial investigators
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2013 Sep; 58(3):651-8.
    [PubMed ID: 23711695]
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  • The United States StuDy for EvalUating EndovasculaR TreAtments of Lesions in the Superficial Femoral Artery and Proximal Popliteal By usIng the Protégé EverfLex NitInol STent SYstem II (DURABILITY II).
    Matsumura JS, Yamanouchi D, Goldstein JA, Pollock CW, Bosiers M, Schultz GA, Scheinert D, Rocha-Singh KJ
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2013 Jul; 58(1):73-83.e1.
    [PubMed ID: 23642924]
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  • Long-term comparison of endovascular and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
    Lederle FA, Freischlag JA, Kyriakides TC, Matsumura JS, Padberg FT, Kohler TR, Kougias P, Jean-Claude JM, Cikrit DF, Swanson KM, OVER Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group
    N. Engl. J. Med. 2012 Nov 22; 367(21):1988-97.
    [PubMed ID: 23171095]
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