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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
  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(®) Thoracic Aorta Interventional Planning and Follow-Up.
    Expert Panels on Vascular Imaging and Interventional Radiology: , Bonci G, Steigner ML, Hanley M, Braun AR, Desjardins B, Gaba RC, Gage KL, Matsumura JS, Roselli EE, Sella DM, Strax R, Verma N, Weiss CR, Dill KE
    J Am Coll Radiol 2017 Nov; 14(11S):S570-S583.
    [PubMed ID: 29101994]
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  • Carotid Stent Fractures are not Associated with Adverse Events: Results from the ACT 1 Multicenter Randomized Trial.
    Weinberg I, Beckman JA, Matsumura JS, Rosenfield K, Ansel G, Chaturvedi S, Gray WA, Metzger DC, Riles TS, Shu Y, Wechsler LR, Jaff MR
    Circulation 2017 Oct 05.
    [PubMed ID: 28982691]
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  • Thoracic endovascular aortic repair migration and aortic elongation differentiated using dual reference point analysis.
    Alberta HB, Takayama T, Panthofer A, Cambria RP, Farber MA, Jordan WD, Matsumura JS
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 Sep 21.
    [PubMed ID: 28943007]
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  • Prospective, multicenter study of endovascular repair of aortoiliac and iliac aneurysms using the Gore Iliac Branch Endoprosthesis.
    Schneider DB, Matsumura JS, Lee JT, Peterson BG, Chaer RA, Oderich GS
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 Sep; 66(3):775-785.
    [PubMed ID: 28559174]
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  • Asymptomatic carotid stenosis: Medicine alone or combined with carotid revascularization.
    Heck DV, Roubin GS, Rosenfield KG, Gray WA, White CJ, Jovin TG, Matsumura JS, Lal BK, Katzen BT, Dabus G, Jankowitz BT, Brott TG
    Neurology 2017 May 23; 88(21):2061-2065.
    [PubMed ID: 28446652, PMC ID: 5440242]
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  • 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 Aug; 43():197-202.
    [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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