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Brion Benninger, M.D., MSc

Professor of Anatomy

College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific - Northwest

E-Mail: bbenninger@westernu.edu

Phone: 541-259-0210 | Fax: 541-259-0201
Join year: 2011


MSc, Sports Medicine, Center for Sports Medicine, Trauma and Orthopedic Department, Nottingham University, England, 1997

MBChB MD, Leicester University Medical School, England, 1991


General Surgery and Clinical Anatomy, Guy's Hospital, London, England, 1993

Professional Experience

Samaritan Orthopaedic Residency Faculty, 2011-present

Teaching Experience

Oregon Health & Science University

  • General Clinical Anatomy - Dental School
  • Clinical Head & Neck and Neuroanatomy - Dental School
  • Advanced Clinical Anatomy for Surgical Residents
  • Clinical Anatomy for Physician Assistant Students
  • Clinical Anatomy for Radiation Therapy Students
  • Clinical Anatomy for Pre-Healthcare Professionals
  • Neuroscience Course
  • Principles of Clinical Medicine


General Anatomy, Head & Neck Anatomy


Authorship and/or Editor of Textbooks

Author / Co-Author / Editor

1. Netter Atlas of Human Anatomy 5th Edition – Elsevier Publisher (printed 2010) - Editor

2. Gray’s Anatomy Dissector – Elsevier Publisher (expected printing 2012)
Authors Brion Benninger, Marios Loukas, Shane Tubbs

3. Gray’s Head and Neck Anatomy – Elsevier Publisher (expected printing 2012/13) – Co-Author Jaden Shah, Brion Benninger

4. VH Dissector Pro– published, Involved with design and clinical content of software program being used by 35 healthcare institutions. (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) – Co-Author

5. Anatomical Power of 3 – local printing of anatomical review using a theme 2009 to date. – Author

6. Brain Injury Medicine, second edition – Demos Medical Publishing (printing 2012) chapter contribution – video cranial nerves

Authorship of Textbooks under review (preliminary chapters submitted)

1. Anatomy of musculoskeletal injections and aspirations - – Elsevier Publisher 2011 decision
2. Anatomy review text– Walters Kluwer LWW Publisher 2011 decision

3. Apple application – electronic clinical anatomy text (Elsevier/Apple) decision 2011/12

International and Chapter editor

1. Chapter editor for Gray’s Anatomy 40th (150 years) Edition (printed 2009)

2. Invited as Contributor (chapter writer) to Gray’s Anatomy 41st Edition (printing 2014)