Jon S Matsumura, MD


  • Director of Regional Development for UW Health
(608) 265-4420

600 Highland Ave.
MC 7375
Madison , WI 53792-7375


  • 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.

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

    Upchurch GR, Escobar GC, Azizzdeh A, Beck AW, Conrad MF, Matsumura JS, Murad MH, Perry RJ, Singh MJ, Veeraswamy RK, Wang GJ
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2020 Jul 03;
    [PubMed ID: 32628988]

  • Regarding "Long-term survival after endovascular and open repair in patients with anatomy outside instructions for use criteria for endovascular repair".
    Khoury MK, Matsumura JS, DiMusto PD
    J. Vasc. Surg. 2020 Jun; 71(6): 2187
    [PubMed ID: 32446526]

  • A Frailty-Based Risk Score Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Elective Endovascular Repair of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms.
    Harris DG, Olson SL, Panthofer AM, Matsumura JS, DiMusto PD
    Ann Vasc Surg 2019 Nov 06;
    [PubMed ID: 31705983]

  • CT-Derived Pretreatment Thoracic Sarcopenia Is Associated with Late Mortality after Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair.
    Olson SL, Panthofer AM, Harris DJ, Jordan WD, Farber MA, Cambria RP, Matsumura JS
    Ann Vasc Surg 2020 Jul; 66: 171-178
    [PubMed ID: 31705993]

  • Snapshot of current carotid artery stenting practice and accreditation in the USA.
    Sacks D, Farrell MB, Katzen BT, Lally M, Matsumura JS, Merrill N
    BMJ Open Qual 2019; 8(4): e000671
    [PubMed ID: 31673643]

All Publications on PubMed