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Brian W. Loggie M.D.

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Creighton University Medical School, Division of Surgical Oncology
  • 402-280-5009
  • Brian W. Loggie grew up in Montreal, Canada and earned a Bachelors of Science from Montreal’s Loyal College. Before his graduation from Montreal’s Loyal College he joined the Grenadier Guard. He then earned his Medical Degree from McGill University in 1979. Currently he is a Professor of Surgery at Creighton University Medical School in Omaha, Nevada. He is the Chief in the Division of Surgical Oncology and Director of the Cancer Center at Creighton University Medical Center. Recently he was named holder of The Dr. Harold J. Bonnstetter Endowed Chair in Preventive Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine. Before his work at Creighton University Medical School he worked at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. His expertise is in surgical oncology and the management and treatment of rare cancers. Dr. Loggie does have interesting personal interests such as being a pilot and taekwondo.

    His research has led him to support the new and existing mutations in the Tyrosine Kinase Domain of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor as predictors of the optimal resectability in Mesothelioma. He also is a proponent of using heated chemotherapy, of which he developed the technique more than a decade ago while working with a mother who had stomach cancer when he worked at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.

References:
  • Creighton University Medical School. Physician Profile.

Last modified: December 24, 2010.