Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Brian Bruckner, M.D.

Brian Bruckner, M.D.

Dr. Brian Bruckner

Media Contact:

Gale Smith

Director of Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Clinical Interests

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysms
  • Heart Transplant
  • Lung Biopsy/Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracic Surgery — Bronchopleural Fistula
  • Thoracic Surgery — Cancer Staging
  • Thoracic Surgery — Lung Tumor Resection
  • Thoracic Surgery — Pneumothorax
  • Varicose Vein Treatment

Research Interests

  • Stem cells
  • Myocardial modeling
  • LVAD

Dr. Bruckner´s research centers around cardiac stem cell therapies for heart failure patients, and myocardial modeling during LVAD support.