Department of Surgery
Brian Jones is a pediatric surgeon. He provides care to children who suffer from conditions that include childhood cancers, congenital malformations, neonatal disease, aerodigestive disorders, hernias and hydroceles, pilonidal disease, pediatric colorectal disease, chest wall malformations, intestinal failure, and thoracic lung abnormalities. He performs minimally invasive surgery, which allows patients to recover more quickly, experience less pain, and have better cosmetic results after their operations.
His work has been published in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Transplant, Anesthesiology, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, and Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. His article “Efficacy of ethanol locks in reducing central venous catheter infections in pediatric patients with intestinal failure” was awarded Top Cited Paper in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery.
Jones received his MD from Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the Oregon Health & Science University, where he received the J. Engelbert Dunphy Award for Outstanding Leadership. He was a research fellow at Boston Children’s Hospital and a pediatric surgery fellow at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.