Bryan F. Meyers, MD, MPH

Patrick and Joy Williamson Professor of Surgery

Expertise

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
Education

Board Certifications


Cardiothoracic Surgery

General Surgery

Degrees


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

Residency


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

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

Fellowship


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

Research

Areas of Research Interest


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

Publications


Locations

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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Contact


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