J. Westley Ohman, MD

J. Westley Ohman, MD


Specialty Areas

  • Vascular Surgery

Common Procedures

  • Complex endovascular aortic interventions
  • Thoracic aortic endovascular repair (TEVAR)
  • Fenestrated endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (FEVAR)
  • Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Trans-carotid revascularization (TCAR)
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Pediatric vascular surgery
  • Mesenteric bypass
  • Pulmonary artery suction thrombectomy
  • Iliocaval thrombectomy

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Carotid artery disease (stenosis and stroke)
  • Chronic venous insufficiency
  • Deep venous disease
  • Peripheral artery disease/peripheral vascular disease
  • Renal vascular disease/renal artery stenosis
  • Chronic limb-threatening ischemia 
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Peripheral aneurysm
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Hemodialysis access
  • Aortic dissection
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Limb Preservation
  • Vascular infections
  • Vascular trauma
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Pediatric renovascular hypertension

Board Certifications

Vascular Surgery, 2018


University of Texas, McGovern School of Medicine, Houston, TX (2012)


Vascular Surgery Residency, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2017)

Professional Memberships

  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society
  • Association of Program Directors in Vascular Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons

Awards and Honors

Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Texas, McGovern School of Medicine, 2012


Areas of Research Interest

Development of surgical and endovascular techniques for treatment of complex (juxtarenal, suprarenal, thoracoabdominal) aortic aneurysm disease, outcomes for surgical treatment of pediatric renovascular hypertension/Mid aortic syndrome



Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Patients Seen At

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Center for Advanced Medicine

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

News and Stories

To request an appointment with Dr. Ohman, please call 314-273-7373.