Current Residents

General Surgery Academic Year 2016/2017

Barry C. Gibney, D.O.

Barry C. Gibney, D.O.

Chief Resident, PGY 5

Biographical Information:

Hometown: Dayton, OH

Memberships/Societies: Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons, Association for Academic Surgery

Awards/Honors: SEC scholar athlete (UF); John A. Mannick Resident Research Award (BWH); Kirschstein-NRSA T32 CA009535; Kirschstein-NRSA T32 HL007734

Academic Development Time: 3 years basic science research at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School.

Academic Mentor: Steven J. Mentzer, MD 

Interests:  Cycling, cooking 


Undergraduate: University of Florida

Medical School: Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine 

Clinical Interests:

Thoracic Surgery 

Research Interests:

Compensatory lung growth, tissue response to mechanical stretch 


  1. Ackermann M, Houdek JP, Gibney BC, Ysasi A, Wagner W, Belle J, Schittny JC, Enzmann F, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ, Konerding MA. Sprouting and intussusceptive angiogenesis in post-pneumonectomy lung growth: mechanisms of alveolar neovascularization. Angiogenesis. 2014 Jul;17(3):541-51. doi: 10.1007/s10456-013-9399-9. Epub 2013 Oct 23.
  2. Filipovic N, Gibney BC, Kojic M, Nikolic D, Isailovic V, Ysasi A, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ, Tsuda A. Mapping cyclic stretch in the postpneumonectomy murine lung. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2013 Nov 1;115(9):1370-8. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00635.2013. Epub 2013 Aug 29.
  3. Ysasi AB, Belle JM, Gibney BC, Fedulov AV, Wagner W, AkiraTsuda, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ. Effect of unilateral diaphragmatic paralysis on postpneumonectomy lung growth. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2013 Sep 15;305(6):L439-45. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00134.2013. Epub 2013 Jul 19.
  4. Chamoto K, Gibney BC, Lee GS, Ackermann M, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Migration of CD11b(+) accessory cells during murine lung regeneration. Stem Cell Research. 2013 Jan 5; 10(3):267-277
  5. Gibney BC, Park MA, Chamoto K, Ysasi A, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Detection of murine post-pneumonectomy lung regeneration by 18FDG PET imaging. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Research. 2012 Sep 21; 2(1):48
  6. Filipovic N, Gibney BC, Nikolic D, Konerding MA, Mentzer SJ, Tsuda A. Computational Analysis of Lung Deformation after Murine Pneumonectomy. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering.  2012 Sep 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Gibney BC, Houdek JP, Lee GS, Ackermann M, Lin M, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Mechanostructural Adaptations Preceding Post-Pneumonectomy Lung Growth. Experimental Lung Research.  2012 Oct; 38(8):396-405.
  8. Chamoto K, Gibney BC, Ackermann M, Lee GS, Lin M, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Alveolar Macrophage Dynamics in Murine Lung Regeneration. Journal of Cellular Physiology. 2012 Sep; 227(9):3208-15.
  9. Konerding MA, Gibney BC, Houdek J, Chamoto K, Ackermann M, Lee GS, Lin M, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Spatial Dependence of Alveolar Angiogenesis in Post-Pneumonectomy Lung Growth. Angiogenesis. 2012 Mar;15(1):23-32.
  10. Chamoto K, Gibney BC, Lee GS, Lin M, Collings-Simpson D, VoswinckelR, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. CD34+ Progenitor to Endothelial Cell Transition in Post-Pneumonectomy Angiogenesis. Am Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 2012 Mar; 46(3):283-9.
  11. Lin M, Chamoto K, Gibney BC, Lee GS, Collings-Simpson D, Houdek J, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Angiogenesis gene expression in murine endothelial cells during post pneumonectomy lung growth. Respiratory Research. 2011 Jul 27;12:98.
  12. Lee GS, Filipovic N, Lin M, Gibney BC, Simpson DC, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ. Intravascular pillars and pruning in the extraembryonic vessels of chick embryos. Developmental Dynamics. 2011 Jun;240(6):1335-43.
  13. Gibney BC, Lee GS, Houdek JP, Lin M, Miele LF, Chamoto K, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ: Dynamic Determination of Oxygenation and Lung Compliance in Murine Pneumonectomy. Experimental Lung Research. 2011 Jun;37(5):301-9
  14. Gibney BC, Chamoto K, Lee GS, Simpson DC, Miele L, Tsuda A, Konerding MA, Wagers A, Mentzer SJ: Cross-circulation and cell distribution kinetics in parabiotic mice. Journal of Cellular Physiology. 2012 Feb; 227(2):821-8.
  15. Lee GS, Filipovic N, Miele LF, Lin M, Simpson DC, Gibney B, Konerding MA, Tsuda A, Mentzer SJ: Blood flow shapes intravascular pillar geometry in the chick chorioallantoic membrane. Journal of Angiogenesis Research. 2010: 2-11.
  16. Presti MF, Gibney BC, Lewis MH: Effects of intrastriatal administration of selective dopaminergic ligands on spontaneous stereotypy in mice. Physiology and Behavior. 2004 Jan; 80(4): 433-9.


1. "Migration of Blood-borne Regenerative Cells During Post-pneumonectomy Compensatory Lung Growth" American College of Surgeons, Washington, DC October 9, 2013

2. "Scaffolding effect of vascular distension on peripheral lung mechanics" Academic Surgical Congress, New Orleans, LA February 7, 2013

3. "Spatial and metabolic consequences of post- pneumonectomy lung growth" American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL October 27, 2012

4. "Out of thin air: compensatory lung growth" Grand Rounds, Penn State Hershey, Hershey, PA October 11, 2012

5. "Molecular imaging in post-pneumonectomy lung growth" Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV February 16, 2012

6. "Mediastinorrhaphy after murine pneumonectomy post-operative work of breathing" American College of Surgeons, San Francisco, CA October 27, 2011

7. "Mechanical evidence of microstructural remodeling during post-pneumonectomy compensatory lung growth" Gordon Research Conference, Newport, RI August 17, 2011

8. "Mechanical evidence of microstructural remodeling post-pneumonectomy compensatory lung growth"American Thoracic Society, Denver, CO May 15, 2011

9. "Evidence of Pulmonary Mechanics Contributing to Post-Pneumonectomy Lung Growth" Academic Surgical Congress, Huntington Beach, CA February 1, 2011

10. "Mechanical Forces During Neoalveolarization in a Murine Model of Compensatory Lung Growth" Mannick Research Day, Boston, MA October 20, 2010 

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