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Bryan Fitch Meyers, MD, MPH

Patrick and Joy Williamson Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Chief, Thoracic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic Oncology
Emphysema
Esophageal Cancer
Lung Disease
Lung Cancer

Board Certifications

Cardiothoracic Surgery
General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

General thoracic surgery, lung cancer, benign lung diseases, tracheal and bronchial disease, photodynamic therapy(PDT), emphysema surgery, mediastinal diseases, pleural diseases, esophageal cancer, Barrett's esophagus, benign esophageal tumors, gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), lung transplantation, esophageal surgery, mediastinal surgery.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
Siteman Cancer Center
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-747-7222

Suite: 100
Office Phone: 314-362-8598
Fax: 314-362-0328

Center for Advanced Medicine
Lung Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-362-8598
Fax: 314-362-0328

Siteman Cancer Center - South County

5225 MidAmerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129
Phone: 314-747-7222

Office Phone: 314-362-8598
Fax: 314-362-0328

Education

Education

Fellowship: Edward D. Churchill Research Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital 1994
Residency: Cardiothoracic Surgical Resident, Washington University School of Medicine 1998
Residency: Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital 1996
Medical School: University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine 1986

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Gastric conduit revision postesophagectomy: Management for a rare complication.
Rove JY, Krupnick AS, Baciewicz FA, Meyers BF
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Oct; 154(4)1450-1458. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2017.04.012.

PMID:
    28526499
    [PubMed - in process]
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Adjuvant Chemotherapy Is Associated With Improved Survival in Locally Invasive Node Negative Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Ahmad U, Crabtree TD, Patel AP, Morgensztern D, Robinson CG, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Jones DR, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jul; 104(1)303-307. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.069.

PMID:
    28433225
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Patterns of care in hilar node-positive (N1) non-small cell lung cancer: A missed treatment opportunity?
Bott MJ, Patel AP, Verma V, Crabtree TD, Morgensztern D, Robinson CG, Colditz GA, Waqar S, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Puri V
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Jun; 151(6)1549-1558.e2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.01.058.

PMID:
    27207124
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Quantitative Computed Tomography Classification of Lung Nodules: Initial Comparison of 2- and 3-Dimensional Analysis.
Gierada DS, Politte DG, Zheng J, Schechtman KB, Whiting BR, Smith KE, Crabtree T, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Puri V, Meyers BF
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2016 Jul-Aug; 40(4)589-95. doi: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000394.

PMID:
    27096403
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Do we need a bibliometrician to know which way the wind is blowing?
Meyers BF
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Jan; 151(1)23-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.09.115.

PMID:
    26515877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Adjuvant Therapy for Positive Nodes After Induction Therapy and Resection of Esophageal Cancer.
Brescia AA, Broderick SR, Crabtree TD, Puri V, Musick JF, Bell JM, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF
Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jan; 101(1)200-8; discussion 208-10. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.09.001.

PMID:
    26507424
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pneumonectomy for Clinical Stage IIIA Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: The Effect of Neoadjuvant Therapy.
Broderick SR, Patel AP, Crabtree TD, Bell JM, Morgansztern D, Robinson CG, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Feb; 101(2)451-7; discussion 457-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.07.022.

PMID:
    26410162
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Unexpected readmission after lung cancer surgery: A benign event?
Puri V, Patel AP, Crabtree TD, Bell JM, Broderick SR, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Dec; 150(6)1496-1504, 1505.e1-5; discussion 1504-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.067.

PMID:
    26410004
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The National Surgical Quality Improvement Program risk calculator does not adequately stratify risk for patients with clinical stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Samson P, Robinson CG, Bradley J, Lee A, Broderick S, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Puri V, Meyers BF, Crabtree T
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Mar; 151(3)697-705.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.058.

PMID:
    26410001
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Treatment Outcomes in Stage I Lung Cancer: A Comparison of Surgery and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy.
Puri V, Crabtree TD, Bell JM, Broderick SR, Morgensztern D, Colditz GA, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Patel A, Robinson CG
J Thorac Oncol. 2015 Dec; 10(12)1776-84. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0000000000000680.

PMID:
    26334753
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Role of Surgical Resection in Stage IIIA Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Decision and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
Samson P, Patel A, Robinson CG, Morgensztern D, Chang SH, Colditz GA, Waqar S, Crabtree TD, Krupnick AS, Kreisel D, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Dec; 100(6)2026-32; discussion 2032. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.091.

PMID:
    26319488
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical Prediction of Pathologic Complete Response in Superior Sulcus Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Antonoff MB, Hofstetter WL, Correa AM, Bell JM, Sepesi B, Rice DC, Vaporciyan AA, Walsh GL, Mehran RJ, Swisher SG, Meyers BF
Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jan; 101(1)211-7. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.06.019.

PMID:
    26279367
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pathologic Upstaging in Patients Undergoing Resection for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Are There Modifiable Predictors?
Bott MJ, Patel AP, Crabtree TD, Colditz GA, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Dec; 100(6)2048-53. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.100.

PMID:
    26277562
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Lobectomy versus stereotactic body radiotherapy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer: Post hoc analysis dressed up as level-1 evidence?
Meyers BF, Puri V, Broderick SR, Samson P, Keogan K, Crabtree TD
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Sep; 150(3)468-71. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.06.086.

PMID:
    26259993
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Multidisciplinary Treatment for Stage IIIA Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Does Institution Type Matter?
Samson P, Patel A, Crabtree TD, Morgensztern D, Robinson CG, Colditz GA, Waqar S, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Nov; 100(5)1773-9. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.04.144.

PMID:
    26228601
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Prospective Clinical Trial of Telecytopathology for Rapid Interpretation of Specimens Obtained During Endobronchial Ultrasound-Fine Needle Aspiration.
Bott MJ, James B, Collins BT, Murray BA, Puri V, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Crabtree TD
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jul; 100(1)201-5; discussion 205-6. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.02.090.

PMID:
    26002445
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role for Surgical Resection in the Multidisciplinary Treatment of Stage IIIB Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Bott MJ, Patel AP, Crabtree TD, Morgensztern D, Robinson CG, Colditz GA, Waqar S, Kreisel D, Krupnicka AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jun; 99(6)1921-8. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.02.033.

PMID:
    25912748
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Health risks from computed tomographic screening.
Krantz SB, Meyers BF
Thorac Surg Clin. 2015 May; 25(2)155-60. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2014.11.003.

PMID:
    25901559
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of Delayed Surgical Resection on Short-Term and Long-Term Outcomes in Clinical Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
Samson P, Patel A, Garrett T, Crabtree T, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Broderick S, Meyers BF, Puri V
Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jun; 99(6)1906-12; discussion 1913. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.02.022.

PMID:
    25890663
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postoperative radiotherapy for pathologic N2 non-small-cell lung cancer treated with adjuvant chemotherapy: a review of the National Cancer Data Base.
Robinson CG, Patel AP, Bradley JD, DeWees T, Waqar SN, Morgensztern D, Baggstrom MQ, Govindan R, Bell JM, Guthrie TJ, Colditz GA, Crabtree TD, Kreisel D, Krupnick AS, Patterson GA, Meyers BF, Puri V
J Clin Oncol. 2015 Mar 10; 33(8)870-6. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.58.5380.

PMID:
    25667283
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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