Dr. Foster Bryan, MD

Dr. Foster Bryan, MD

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Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Foster Bryan, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and general surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Bryan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pericardial Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bryan treats Pericardial Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Bryan treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bryan treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Bryan treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bryan treats Heart Disease more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Bryan treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Bryan's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • In-Office Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

The physicians and staff of Cardiac Surgical Associates and  Northside Hospital are strongly committed to providing prompt, compassionate, state of the art surgical care. We believe good communication plays a critical role in obtaining optimal o...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Emory University
Internship Hospital
1997
Emory University Affiliated Hosp. Admin.Chief Resident In Cardiothoracic Surgery
Residency Hospital
1996
Emory Hospital (Junior Resident In Cardiothoracic Surgery)
Residency Hospital
1994
The Carlyle-Fraser Heart Center Research Fellow In Cardiothoracic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Emory Affiliated Hospitals (Chief Resident In General Surgery)
Residency Hospital
1992
EMORY AFFILIATED HOSPITALS (RESIDENT IN GENERAL SURGERY)
Residency Hospital
1988
Emory University
Medical School
1985
Emory University School Of Medicine Department Of Anatomy
1984
Vanderbilt University
Undergraduate School
1983
Vanderbilt University, Dept. Of Molecular Biology
1982
Harvard University, Dept.Of Biology
1982
TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY, DEPT.OF AEROSPACE SCIENCE
1981
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, DEPT OF CHEMISTRY
1997
1996
1994
1993
1992
1988
1985
1984
1983
1982
1982
1981

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • CARDIOVASCULAR BENCHMARKS FOR SUCCESS, 2001
  • CONSUMER RESEARCH COUNCIL IF AMERICA AS ONE OF AMERICA'S TOP PHYSICIANS, CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 2006
  • PRORAM SELECTED AS NUMBER 1 PROGRAM FOR CARDIAC CARE IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND TOP TEN PERCENT IN NATION FOR CARDIAC SURGICAL SERVICES., 2004
  • CONSUMER RESEARCH COUNCIL OF AMERICAL AS ONE OF AMERICA'S TOP PHYSCIANS, CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY, 2005
  • PROGRAM SELECTED SOLUCIENT 100 TOP HOSPITALS, 2001

Dr. Bryan's Reviews

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4.8

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5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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I recently scheduled my surgery with Dr. Bryan and I am very impress on his knowledge and experience. His staff at the office have been very pleasant and professional. I felt welcomed and at ease. Let's pray all goes well as I have lots of faith on our God and him I know all will.
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Doctor Bryan saved my life. Awesome Doctor.
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Dr. Bryan is a very professional and caring surgeon with a great bed side manner. I feel that I was given the best care possible. The staff including nurse, PA's and office staff were very professional as well.
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I was truly blessed to of been attended by Dr Bryan. I instantly felt comfortable in his presence...a true professional! He performed a major operation on me & I had total trust in his expertise. I highly recommend him for your wellness needs!
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I WOULD RECCOMEND DR.BRYAN TO FAMILY AND FRIENDS.
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Saint Anthony's Hospital

Saint Petersburg, FL

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