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Gregorio A. Sicard, MD, FACS

Professor, Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Section of Vascular Surgery

Specialty Areas

Vascular Surgery
Aneurysms and Vascular Malformations
Endovascular Treatment and Surgery
Stroke
Venous Thromboembolism
Cardiovascular Disease
Carotid Disease
Marfan Syndrome
Dialysis Access Surgery
Cerebrovascular Disease (Extracranial)
Arteriovenus Malformation

Board Certifications

General Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital
VA Medical Center - St. Louis

Areas of Clinical Interest

Aortic reconstruction of aortoiliac occlusive disease, abdominal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysmal disease, carotid, brachiocephalic and upper extremity arterial disease, peripheral arterial occlusive and aneurysmal disease, renal artery revascularization, portal hypertension, venous disease, abdominal aneurysms, AAA















Also, 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

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

12634 Olive Blvd.
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 140
Office Phone: 314-747-8272
Fax: 314-454-3923

Education

Education

Fellowship: Renal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1978
Residency: General Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1977
Medical School: University Of Puerto Rico School of Medicine 1972

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Multimodality Imaging Approach towards Primary Aortic Sarcomas Arising after Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Case Series Report.
Kamran M, Fowler KJ, Mellnick VM, Sicard GA, Narra VR
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016 Jun; 39(6)940-7. doi: 10.1007/s00270-015-1280-3.

PMID:
    26721588
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Surgical management of abdominal aortic aneurysms: a lost art?
Aziz A, Sicard GA
Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2013 Jul-Aug; 56(1)13-8. doi: 10.1016/j.pcad.2013.04.003.

PMID:
    23993234
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Vascular Registry evaluation of comparative effectiveness of carotid revascularization procedures stratified by Medicare age.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Ricotta JJ 2nd, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Sicard GA, SVS Outcomes Committee.
J Vasc Surg. 2012 May; 55(5)1313-20; discussion 1321. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.11.128.

PMID:
    22459755
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early protection and compression of residual limbs may improve and accelerate prosthetic fit: a preliminary study.
Duwayri Y, Vallabhaneni R, Kirby JP, Mueller MJ, Volshteyn O, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA, Curci JA
Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 Feb; 26(2)242-9. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2011.08.001.

PMID:
    22050879
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry evaluation of stent cell design on carotid artery stenting outcomes.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Landis GS, Kenwood CT, Siami FS, Sicard GA, SVS Outcomes Committee.
J Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul; 54(1)71-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.12.054.

PMID:
    21458198
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hybrid repair of distal arch aortic aneurysms: endovascular elephant trunk completion.
Jim J, Moon MR, Rubin BG, Sicard GA, Sanchez LA
Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul; 25(5)598-604. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.10.003.

PMID:
    21131174
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-term outcome of endovascular popliteal artery aneurysm repair.
Jung E, Jim J, Rubin BG, Sanchez LA, Choi ET, Sicard GA, Geraghty PJ
Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Oct; 24(7)871-5. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.05.010.

PMID:
    20831988
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A 5-year evaluation using the talent endovascular graft for endovascular aneurysm repair in short aortic necks.
Jim J, Sanchez LA, Rubin BG, Criado FJ, Fajardo A, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA
Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Oct; 24(7)851-8. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.05.015.

PMID:
    20831985
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Who is unfit for carotid endarterectomy?
Jim J, Sicard GA
Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2010 Mar; 22(1)40-6. doi: 10.1177/1531003510379879.

PMID:
    20798077
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Arterial access for thoracic endograft placement.
Jim J, Rubin BG, Moon MR, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA, Sanchez LA
Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 Jul; 24(5)640-5. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.02.032.

PMID:
    20579584
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A comparative analysis of the outcomes of aortic cuffs and converters for endovascular graft migration.
Thomas BG, Sanchez LA, Geraghty PJ, Rubin BG, Money SR, Sicard GA
J Vasc Surg. 2010 Jun; 51(6)1373-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.01.081.

PMID:
    20488319
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Society of vascular surgery vascular registry comparison of carotid artery stenting outcomes for atherosclerotic vs nonatherosclerotic carotid artery disease.
White RA, Sicard GA, Zwolak RM, Sidawy AN, Schermerhorn ML, Shackelton RJ, Siami FS, SVS Outcomes Committee.
J Vasc Surg. 2010 May; 51(5)1116-23. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.11.082.

PMID:
    20347551
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acceptable risk but small benefit of endovascular aneurysm repair in nonagenarians.
Jim J, Sanchez LA, Sicard GA, Curci JA, Choi ET, Geraghty PJ, Flye MW, Rubin BG
Ann Vasc Surg. 2010 May; 24(4)441-6. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2009.10.009.

PMID:
    20036490
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Invited commentary.
Sicard GA
J Vasc Surg. 2009 Dec; 50(6)1279. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.07.064.

PMID:
    19958983
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines.
Chaikof EL, Brewster DC, Dalman RL, Makaroun MS, Illig KA, Sicard GA, Timaran CH, Upchurch GR Jr, Veith FJ, Society for Vascular Surgery.
J Vasc Surg. 2009 Oct; 50(4 Suppl)S2-49. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.07.002.

PMID:
    19786250
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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SVS practice guidelines for the care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: executive summary.
Chaikof EL, Brewster DC, Dalman RL, Makaroun MS, Illig KA, Sicard GA, Timaran CH, Upchurch GR Jr, Veith FJ
J Vasc Surg. 2009 Oct; 50(4)880-96. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.07.001.

PMID:
    19786241
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The impact of a well structured vascular registry in assessing the long-term survival after repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Sicard GA
Circulation. 2009 Jul 21; 120(3)188-9. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.878611.

PMID:
    19581489
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Patient-specific artery shrinkage and 3D zero-stress state in multi-component 3D FSI models for carotid atherosclerotic plaques based on in vivo MRI data.
Huang X, Yang C, Yuan C, Liu F, Canton G, Zheng J, Woodard PK, Sicard GA, Tang D
Mol Cell Biomech. 2009 Jun; 6(2)121-34.

PMID:
    19444328
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Incidence of deep venous thrombosis after subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Ray WZ, Strom RG, Blackburn SL, Ashley WW, Sicard GA, Rich KM
J Neurosurg. 2009 May; 110(5)1010-4. doi: 10.3171/2008.9.JNS08107.

PMID:
    19133755
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Risk-adjusted 30-day outcomes of carotid stenting and endarterectomy: results from the SVS Vascular Registry.
Sidawy AN, Zwolak RM, White RA, Siami FS, Schermerhorn ML, Sicard GA, Outcomes Committee for the Society for Vascular Surgery.
J Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan; 49(1)71-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.08.039.

PMID:
    19028045
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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