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W. Bryan Burnette, MD

Healthcare Provider
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital
Vanderbilt University
2200 Children's Way
9th Floor, Doctors' Office Tower
Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Dr. W. Bryan Burnette is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at the Monroe Carell, Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. It is one of the nation’s leading children’s hospitals. They treat and help prevent all health issues ranging from colds and broken bones to heart disease and cancer. Dr. Burnette is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

Dr. Burnette received his MD from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville. He completed his Pediatric Residency from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Pediatric Neurology Residency from Johns Hopkins Hospital, and fellowship in the field of Neurology/Neuromuscular Medicine from Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore.

Dr. Burnette’s research interest is focused on pediatric neuromuscular disorders.


Representative Publications:

Developing standardized corticosteroid treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Correlation of heart rate and cardiac dysfunction in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Evaluation of post-contrast myocardial t1 in duchenne muscular dystrophy using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

The Correlation of Skeletal and Cardiac Muscle Dysfunction in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Does Body Mass Index Predict Premature Cardiomyopathy Onset for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?