51976-Bryant, Cressilee

Cressilee Bryant, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Phone 317-962-5317
Methodist Hospital
1730 N. Capital Ave., B241

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Cressilee Bryant currently serves as assistant professor of surgery and associate residency site director for the Indiana University School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from University of Oklahoma. 

Prior to joining Indiana University, Dr. Bryant completed her residency in General Surgery at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and her fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at IU School of Medicine.

Her clinical focus is in acute care surgery and includes trauma surgery, emergency general surgery and surgical critical care.

Dr. Bryant’s research focus is in geriatric trauma, trauma triage and systems-based practices. She has contributed to three peer reviewed publications.

She is a member of American College of Surgeons, the Association of Women Surgeons, Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), Western Trauma Association and Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

Outside of medicine, Dr. Bryant enjoys spending time with her family, 2 dogs and 2 horses. She’s an avid sports fan and enjoys playing basketball, golf and showing Morgan horses.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • Associate Residency Site Director
  • Education
    2021 FEL Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2020 RES General Surgery, University of Oklahoma
    2015 MD University of Oklahoma
    2010 BS Oklahoma Christian College
  • Research
    - Geriatric trauma
    - Trauma triage 
    - Systems-based practices
  • Professional Organizations
    American College of Surgeons
    Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
    Society for Critical Care Medicine
    Western Trauma Association
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Surgery - Surgical Critical Care
    American Board of Surgery - Surgery*
  • Clinical Interests
    - Surgical critical care 
    - Trauma 
    - Emergency general surgery

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