Bryan F. Meyers, MD, MPH

Bryan F. Meyers, MD, MPH

Patrick and Joy Williamson Professor of Surgery


Specialty Areas

  • Thoracic surgery
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung nodules
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Barrett’s esophagus

Common Procedures

  • General thoracic surgery
  • Lung volume reduction surgery
  • Lung transplantation
  • Esophageal surgery
  • Thymectomy
  • Mediastinal surgery
  • Minimally invasive, laparoscopic, robotic and traditional surgery in lung cancer

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Lung cancer
  • Benign lung diseases & esophageal tumors
  • Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD)
  • Tracheal and bronchial diseases
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Pleural diseases
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Hiatal hernias
  • Achalasia

Board Certifications

Cardiothoracic Surgery

General Surgery


Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 1986
MPH: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO, 2005


General Surgery Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 1996

Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 1998


Edward D. Churchill Research Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1994

Professional Memberships

American Association for Thoracic Surgery

General Thoracic Surgical Club

Southern Thoracic Surgical Association

Society of Thoracic Surgeons


Areas of Research Interest

Lung cancer, esophageal cancer, Barrett’s esophagus and photodynamic therapy



Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110
Suite B, Floor 8

Siteman Cancer Center South County
5225 Midamerica Place
St. Louis, MO 63129

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To request an appointment with Dr. Meyers, please call 314-362-8598.