Jon Kirwin, M.D.

Jon D. Kirwin, MD

Clerkship Director, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery

  • (718) 270-3364

Dr. Kirwin graduated from Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine in 1984. He then pursued his general surgery residency at SUNY Downstate and Brooklyn Hospital Center, graduating as chief resident in 1991. He then completed his vascular surgery fellowship at Maimonides Medical Center in 1992. 

In addition to his clinical role, Dr. Kirwin serves as the Clerkship Director for College of Medicine.

  • Cooper, BZ., Kirwin, JD., Weinreb, FM., Ramirez, JA., Najjar, JG., Blattman, SB., Song, M., Panetta, TF., "Accuracy of Intervascular Ultrasound for Diameter Measurement of Phantom Arteries" Journal of Surgical Research, 2001, 100, 1, 99-105

  • Schneller, J., Distant, D., Kirwin, JD., Muller, B., "Streamlining Review of Negative Appendectomies" Surgical Rounds, 2001,23,11, 661-664

  • Shin, CK., Rodino, W., Kirwin, JD., Ramirez, JA., Wisselink, W., Papierman, G., Panetta, TF., "Histology and Electron Microscopy of Explanted Bifurcated Endovascular Aortic Grafts: Evidence of Early Incorporation and Healing:. Journal of Endovascular Surgery: 1999, 6(3) 246-250

  • Wisselink, W., Abruzzo, FM., Shin, CK., Ramirez, JA., Rodino, W., Kirwin, JD., Panetta, TF. "Endoluminal repair of aneurysms containing ostia of essential branch arteries: An experimental model." Journal of Endovascular Surgery 1999, 6(2):171-179

  • Panetta, TF., Dereume, JP., Wisselink, W., Rodino, W., Kirwin, JD., Sclafani, SJA., "The Corvita Endoluminal Graft for the Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms." Techniques in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Yao & Pearce, 1998, 411-420

  • Wisselink W., Patetsios, P., Panetta, TF., Ramirez, JA., Rodino, W., Kirwin, JD., Zikria, BA., "Medium Molecular Weight Pentastarch (HES-Pz) reduces reperfusion injury by decreasing capillary leak in an animal model of spinal cord ischemia". Journal of Vascular Surgery; 1998, 27:109-116

  • Ramirez, J.A., Patetsios, P., Panetta, T.F., Rodino, W., Kirwin, J.D., Wisselink, W. "Detection  of Xanthine Oxidase in Human Atherosclerotic  Specimens and Arterialized Vein Grafts" The FASEB Journal 11 April 6, 1997

  • Wisselink, W., Rodino, W., Patetsios, P., Kirwin, J.D., Bryan, D. H., Panetta, T. F.," Replicas of Human Aortic and Iliac Artery Aneurysms for Endovascular Repair: Practice Makes Perfect" Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Vol. 800, 1996, 258-259

  • Patetsios, P., Rodino, W., Wisselink, W., Kirwin, J.D., Bryan, D. H., Panetta, T.F., "Identification of Uric Acid in Aortic Aneurysm and Atherosclerotic Plaque" Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Vol. 800, 1996,243-245

  • Kirwin, J.D., Yorkovich, W., Jonas, S., Gennaro, M., Mohan, C., Ascer, E., "Silent Myocardial Ischemia is not predictive of post-operative myocardial infarction in peripheral vascular surgical patients." Annals of Vascular Surgery 1993; 7: 27- 32

  • Ascer, E., Kirwin, J.D., Mohan, C., Gennaro, M.: "The preferential use of the external iliac artery as an inflow source for redo femeropopliteal and infrapopliteal operations." Journal of Vascular Surgery 1993; 18: 234-241

  • Money, S.R., Muss, W., Kim, D., Boekel, 0., Pimpl, W., Kaindl, H., Sungler, P., Waclawicek, H., Kirwin, J.D., Jaffe, B.M., Pertschuk, L.P.: "Immunocytochemical localization of estrogen and progesterone  receptors in human thyroid." Surgery 1989; 106: 975-9

  • Goldstein, J.A., Kirwin, J.D., Seymour, N.E., Trachtenberg, J.E., Rademaker, E.A., Andersen, D.K. "Reversal of in vitro hepatic insulin resistance in chronic pancreatitis by pancreatic polypeptide in the rat." Surgery 1989; 106: 1128-33