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
Furukawa
Office Location
Redlands Main Office 2 W. Fern Ave Redlands, CA 92373
Phone: 909-793-3311

Availability

Available with Referral



Profile:

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.

Expertise:

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Interventional Pulmonology

Education:
  • 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

Certifications:
  • 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.