Vladimir M Kushnir

Vladimir M. Kushnir, MD, FASGE, AGAF

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Specializes In
  • Gastroenterology
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • Nonsurgical Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Russian


Sees Patients For

Bariatric endoscopy, overstitch/endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty, endoscopic revisions, esophageal disorders, biliary and pancreatic disease (ERCP), endosonography (EUS), gastrointestinal bleeding, Barrett’s esophagus, enteral stenting, endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), nonsurgical weight loss.

  • New GI patients: Call 314-747-9843
  • Bariatric endoscopy patients: Call 314-362-2652
  • Hospital Affiliations

    • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
    • Missouri Baptist Medical Center
    • St. Louis Children's Hospital



    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Gastroenterology

    Academic Title(s)

    Professor, Medicine
    Director, Interventional Endoscopy
    Director, Bariatric Endoscopy

    Research Interests

    Endoscopic therapy for obesity

    Publications & Research

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    Fellowship, Therapeutic Endoscopy

    2013 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

    Fellowship, Gastroenterology

    2012 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

    Residency, Internal Medicine

    2009 Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

    Medical Degree

    2006 Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus, OH

    Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

    2002 University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah