Brian Furukawa, MD

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Physician/Clinician Biographies

Brian Furukawa, MD

, MD
Pulmonology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine 
  • With Beaver Medical Group since: 2020
  • Foreign Languages:
  • Gender: Male
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Office Location
Redlands Main Office 2 W. Fern Ave Redlands, CA 92373
Phone: 909-793-3311


Available with Referral


Dr. Furukawa enjoys the longitudinal relationships that he develops with his patients through the specialty of pulmonology. From 2009 to 2012 he served in Afganistan as a Senior Afgan Physician Advisor and Critical Care Air Transport Physician in the United States Air Force. Since 2012 he has served as a Pulmonary and Critical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, who awarded him the Medical Student Valued Instructor Recognition in 2019.


Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology

  • Medical School: Doctor of Medicine, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 2006
  • Residency: Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, 2009
  • Fellowship: Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2016

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, 2015
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, 2016 
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2009
Special Interests/ Practice Experience:
  • Lung nodules, lung cancer, airway obstruction, enlarged lymph nodes, NTM lung disease, pleural effusions, tracheal stenosis, tracheal malacia
  • Advanced diagnostic bronchoscopy: endobronchial ultrasound guided needle biopsy, electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy,
  • Advanced therapeutic bronchoscopy: rigid bronchoscopy, tumor debulking, airway dilation, airway stent placement
  • Pleural procedures: chest tubes, thoracentesis and indwelling pleural catheters. 
Personal Interests:

His hobbies include spending time with his family outdoors and staying active through sports like basketball, rock climbing and surfing.