Rumi Faizer, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery

Rumi Faizer

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-1485

Fax 612-626-4150

Mailing Address:
Division of Vascular Surgery
Department of Surgery MMC 195
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Shameka Gherau

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery

Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation(RPVI)

Vascular Surgeon

MD: McGill University Medical School, Montreal, Quebec

Residency: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec (General Surgery)

Vascular Fellowship: University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

Vascular surgery is about using advanced surgical skills, technology, and above all judgment, to maximize the quality of life of our seniors. This is both a privilege and a duty that I am proud to provide and instill in our next generation of surgeons.



  • Vascular Surgery

Awards & Recognition

  • Alpha Omega Alpha

Professional Associations

  • Society for Vascular Surgery 
  • American College of Surgeons 
  • American Medical Association 
  • International Society of Endovascular 
  • Specialists Royal College of Physicians and
    Surgeons of Canada 
  • Canadian Medical Association 
  • Chair, Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    Committee, Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) 
  • Member, Medical Arm Committee, Vascular
    Quality Initiative 
  • Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society 
  • Association of Program Directors in Vascular


Research Summary/Interests

  • Aortic Aneurysms
  • Thoracic Aneurysm
  • Vascular Outcomes Research


Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests

Aneurysmal Disease (abdominal, thoracic, extraabdominal aneurysms, aortic dissection); Carotid Artery Disease; Peripheral arterial disease (claudication, critical limb ischemia, limb salvage); Venous Disease; Renal and Mesenteric Artery disease; Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; Vascular Access (fistulas, grafts, hemodialysis access)