Department of Surgery Faculty
Matthew J. Sideman, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division: Vascular Surgery
American Board of Surgery (General Surgery)
American Board of Surgery (Vascular Surgery)
MD, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1996
General Surgery Residency, General Surgery, University of Louisville Hospitals, Louisville, Kentucky, 2001
Vascular Surgery Fellowship, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2002
Endovascular Surgery Fellowship, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation,
Cleveland, Ohio, 2006
Clinical interests: Open and endovascular management of: cerebrovascular disease, aneurismal disease, mesenteric occlusive disease, renovascular disease, and peripheral arterial disease. Other interest include hemodialysis access and venous disease.
Research interests: Clincial outcomes, endovascular devices, and surgical education.
Arroyo, MR, Sideman, MJ, Spergel, L, and Jennings, WC. "Primary and staged transposition arteriovenous fistulas." Journal of Vascular Surgery. Vol. 47, No. 6, Pages 1279-1283.
Roberts, JK, Jennings, WC, and Sideman, MJ. "The Difficult Hemodialysis Access Extremity: Proximal Radial Arteriovenous Fistulas and the Role of Angioscopy and Valvulotomes." The American Journal of Surgery. Vol. 190, No. 6, pages 877-882.
Girard, SM, Sideman, MJ, Spain, DA. "A novel approach to the problem of intestinal fistulization arising in patients managed with open peritoneal cavities." The American Journal of Surgery. Vol. 184, No. 2, Pages 166-167.
Carrillo, EH, Schirmer, TP, Sideman, MJ, Wallace, JM, Spain, DA. "Blunt Hemopericardium Detected by Surgeon-performed Sonography." Journal of Trauma. Vol. 48, No. 5, Pages 971-974.
Sideman, MJ and Taubman, KE. "Complications and Secondary Procedures after Endovascular Aneurysm Repair" in Aortic Aneurysms Pathogenesis and Treatment. Upchurch, GR Jr. and Criado, E (Eds.) Humana Press, Nov 2008.
Sideman, MJ "Lower Extremity Amputations" in Greenfield's Surgery:
Scientific Principles and Practice. Mulholland, MW, et al (Eds.)
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 5th Edition (summer 2009)
Sideman, MJ and Taubman, KE. "Declining Interest of General Surgery Residents in Vascular Surgery" Submitted to Western Vascular Society.
Mortality Rates after Major and Minor Amputations in Oklahoma (ongoing)
Case Report: Stentgraft Treatment of Claudication Secondary to Retroperitoneal Fibrosis (in writing)
Ileofemoral Endarterectomy for Failed Iliac Stents (in writing)
Presentations to Learned Societies:
Sideman, MJ "Hemoaccess Panel: Endovascular Techniques for Hemodialysis Access, The Tulsa Experience" American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Chicago, Illinois, October 12, 2006.
Sideman, MJ "Thoracic Aorta: The Final Endovascular Frontier." Oklahoma Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Tulsa, Oklahoma, August 25, 2006.
Arroyo, MR, Sideman, MJ, Spergel, L, and Jennings, WC. "Primary and staged transposition arteriovenous fistulas." Presented at Vascular Access for Hemodialysis X Symposium. Phoenix, Arizona, May 18, 2006.
Sideman, MJ and Baker, R "Popliteal Adventitial Cyst: A Rare Cause of Claudication." Poster presentation. OU College of Medicine, Tulsa. Research Day Competition. April 21, 2005.
Roberts, JK, Jennings, WC, and Sideman, MJ. "The Difficult Hemodialysis Access Extremity: Proximal Radial Arteriovenous Fistulas and the Role of Angioscopy and Valvulotomes." Presented at the 57th Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Surgical Congress. San Antonio, Texas, April 10, 2005
Sideman, MJ "Operating on Blood Vessels without Incisions." OU, College of Medicine Mini Medical School. Tulsa, Oklahoma, May 8, 2007.
Sideman, MJ "Carotid Stenting." Department of Surgery Grand Rounds. OU College of Medicine, Tulsa. Tulsa, Oklahoma, April 4, 2007.
Sideman, MJ "Thoracic Aorta: The Final Endovascular Frontier." Orlando Regional Medical Center Ground Rounds. Orlando, Florida, November 10, 2006.
Sideman, MJ "Endovascular Surgery Part II: Cerebrovascular Disease." Department of Family Practice Ground Rounds. OU College of Medicine, Tulsa. Tulsa, Oklahoma, October 3, 2006.
Sideman, MJ "Endovascular Surgery Part I: Peripheral Vascular Surgery." Department of Family Practice Ground Rounds. OU College of Medicine, Tulsa. Tulsa, Oklahoma, August 1, 2006.
Biosketch: Dr. Sideman attended medical school at the UTHSCSA and completed a general surgery residency at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. He completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the University of Utah School of Medicine and an endovascular surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He has been an assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma for six years where he has received educational accolades such as the Aesculapian Award (twice) for best medical school-wide teacher (as voted by fourth year medical students) and the Crimson Apple Teaching Award. Dr. Sideman will continue his commitment to educational excellence when he joins our faculty and establishes a vascular surgery fellowship. He will also be very involved in resident training. Clinically, he will lead the expansion of the vascular surgery service at the UT Medicine Westover Hills site. He will also work at University Hospital and the Audie L Murphy Veterans Memorial Hospital. Dr. Sideman will join the faculty as an assistant professor on January 1, 2009.
Awards and honors:
2010, San Antonio Magazine 'Best Doctors'
Aesculapian Award (Best campus-wide teacher as voted by 4th year medical students), 2008
Crimson Apple Teaching Award Winner, 2007
SVS Health Policy Committee Member, 2006-2008
Crimson Apple Teaching Award Nominee, 2005, 2006
AAS Education Committee, 2004-2006
"The Specimen Cup" Award (Best fulltime faculty per Chief Residents), 2004
Aesculapian Award (Best campus-wide teacher as voted by 4th year medical students), 2004
Surgery QA Committee, 2004-2008
OU School of Medicine Admissions Committee, 2003-2008
Continuing Education Committee, SJMC, 2003-2008
Trauma QA Committee, 2002-2004
Peer Reviewer, American Journal of Surgery, 2001-2008
Honorable Mention, Louisville Surgical Society Residents Competition, 2001
Honorable Mention, Research Enrollment Award, 1998
Medical School Admissions Committee, 1995-1996
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Association for Academic Surgery
Association for Surgical Education
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
International Society of Vascular Surgery
Oklahoma State Medical Association
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Society for Vascular Surgery
Tulsa County Medical Society
Western Vascular Society