Vladimir M Kushnir

Vladimir M Kushnir, MD

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Specializes In
  • Gastroenterology
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • 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



Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Medicine

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