Rumi Faizer, MD

Rumi Faizer, MD

Vascular Surgeon

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • HealthEast

Languages I Speak

  • French
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

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.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Aneurysmal Disease
  • Complex and Routine Vascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms, Aortic Dissection
  • Visceral Artery Disease

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • McGill University Medical School, Montreal, Canada


  • McGill University Medical School, Montreal, Canada


  • University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (Vascular Surgery)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Society of Chemical Industry Award (1994)
  • Alpha and Omega Alpha Honor Society (2012)


  • Member, Health Policy Committee, Society for Vascular Surgery (2009-present)
  • Treasurer, Minnesota Vascular Society (2013-present)
  • Site Director, University of Minnesota Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program (2013-present)
  • Co-Chair, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota (2013-present)
  • Co-director, the Vascular Surgery Conference
  • Division Chief, Vascular Surgery
  • Clinical Medical Director of Vascular Surgery Clinic, University of Minnesota
  • Co-Medical Director of the Noninvasive Vascular Laboratory
  • Co-Director Aortic Center, University of Minnesota

Academic Information

Division Chief, Vascular Surgery and Associate Professor

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