​800 Stanton L. Young Blvd
​Suite 9000
​Oklahoma City, OK 73104

(405) 271-5789
(405) 271-3288 (fax)

J. Matthew Reinersman, MD

Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor

Clinical Focus:
General Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgical Oncology

Clinical Interests:
Robotic/VATS Lobectomy for Lung Cancer
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer
LINX Reflux Management System for GERD
Pulmonary Metastasectomy
Uniportal VATS
Benign Esophageal Disorders

Professional Education:
Fellowship: Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Research Fellowship in Thoracic Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Residency: General Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC
Medical Education: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Board Certification:
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

Research Interests:
Preoperative Risk Stratification
Early Detection of Lung Cancer in Pulmonary Nodules
Minimally Invasive approaches to Thoracic Oncology
Molecular Characteristics of Lung Cancer

Recent Publications:

1.        Reinersman JM, Passera E, Rocco G. Overview of uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS): past and present. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Mar; 5(2):112-7

2.        Reinersman JM, Wigle DA. Lymphadenectomy during pulmonary metastasectomy. Thorac Surg Clin. 2016 Feb; 26(1):35-40

3.         Reinersman JM, Allen MS, Deschamps C, Ferguson MK, Nichols FC, Shen KR,  Wigle DA, Cassivi SD.  External validation of the Ferguson pulmonary risk score for predicting major pulmonary complications after esophagectomy. European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery 2015; Feb 26

4.          Reinersman JM, Blackmon SH. Are we looking at a surgical black box in the future? The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2015 Jan; 149(1):62-3

5.           Reinersman JM, Johnson ML, Riely GJ, Chitale DA, Nicastri AD, Soff GA, Schwartz AG, Sima CS, Ayalew G, Lau C, Zakowski MF, Rusch VW, Ladanyi M, Kris MG. Frequency of EGFR and KRAS in lung adenocarcinomas of African Americans.  Journal of Thoracic Oncology 2011 Jan; 6(1):28-31