Brian G. Rubin, MD, FACS
Division of General Surgery
Vascular Surgery Section
Dialysis Access Surgery
Cerebrovascular Disease (Extracranial)
Aneurysms and Vascular Malformations
Endovascular Treatment and Surgery
Areas of Clinical Interest
Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery
660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8109
St. Louis ,
Endovascular and open surgical treatment of vascular disease including carotid artery diseases, aneurysmal and occlusive disease of the thoracic and abdominal aorta, mesenteric and renal vascular diseases, peripheral arterial diseases, surgery for hemodialysis and chronic venous access, venous insufficiency or ulceration, AAA, aortic dissection, arterial fibrodysplasia, atherosclerosis, Buerger's Disease, claudication, deep venous thrombosis, DVT, diabetic vascular disease, arterial dissection, arterial embolization, fibromuscular dysplasia, FMD, hardening of the arteries, intermittent claudication, intestinal ischemia, mesenteric ischemia, minimally invasive vascular therapy, pediatric vascular care, pediatric vascular surgery, peripheral vascular disease, renal artery disease, renovascular hypertension, thoracic aneurysm, thoracoabdominal aneurysm, thrombolytic therapy, vascular disease, venous insufficiency, interventional arterial procedures, interventional vascular lymphedema, diagnostic, arteriography, interventional arteriography, lymphedema, Vein Center
Medical School: University Of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1984
Residency: General Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven Hospital, 1989
Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1991
Honors and Awards
St. Louis Children's Hospital
St. Louis VA Medical Center
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 2011-2013 (Best Doctors, Inc.)
Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Jim J, Rubin BG, Ricotta JJ 2nd, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Sicard GA; SVS Outcomes Committee. Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Vascular Registry evaluation of comparative effectiveness of carotid revascularization procedures stratified by Medicare age. J Vasc Surg. 2012 May.
Aziz A, Menias CO, Sanchez LA, Picus D, Saad N, Rubin BG, Curci JA, Geraghty PJ. Outcomes of percutaneous endovascular intervention for type II endoleak with aneurysm expansion. J Vasc Surg. 2012 May.
Jim J, Owens PL, Sanchez LA, Rubin BG. Population-based analysis of inpatient vascular procedures and predicting future workload and implications for training. J Vasc Surg. 2012 May.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Sanchez LA. Use of a bifurcated endovascular graft for treatment of endograft migration with major endoleak. Vascular. 2012 Feb.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Geraghty PJ, Sanchez LA. Long-term outcomes of endovascular aneurysm repair for challenging aortic necks using the Talent endograft. Vascular. 2011 May-Jun.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Landis GS, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Sicard GA; SVS Outcomes Committee. Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry evaluation of stent cell design on carotid artery stenting outcomes. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul.
Rubin SB, Rubin BG. Radiofrequency ablation as treatment for chronic venous insufficiency. JAAPA. 2011 Mar.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Geraghty PJ, Criado FJ, Sanchez LA. Outcome of endovascular repair of small and large abdominal aortic aneurysms. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Apr.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Geraghty PJ, Money SR, Sanchez LA. Midterm outcomes of the Zenith Renu AAA Ancillary Graft. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Aug.
Jim J, Moon MR, Rubin BG, Sicard GA, Sanchez LA. Hybrid repair of distal arch aortic aneurysms: endovascular elephant trunk completion. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Geraghty PJ, Criado FJ, Fajardo A, Sanchez LA. A 5-year comparison of EVAR for large and small aortic necks. J Endovasc Ther. 2010 Oct
Jung E, Jim J, Rubin BG, Sanchez LA, Choi ET, Sicard GA, Geraghty PJ. Long-term outcome of endovascular popliteal artery aneurysm repair. Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Oct.
Jim J, Sanchez LA, Rubin BG, Criado FJ, Fajardo A, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA. A 5-year evaluation using the talent endovascular graft for endovascular aneurysm repair in short aortic necks. Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Oct.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Moon MR, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA, Sanchez LA. Arterial access for thoracic endograft placement. Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Jul.
Jim J, Sanchez LA, Rubin BG. Use of a surgeon-modified branched thoracic endograft to preserve an aortorenal bypass during treatment of an intercostal patch aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Sep.