Brian Burnette, MD

Brian Burnette, MD

A native of Upper Michigan, Dr. Burnette completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the Mayo Clinic after graduating at the top of his class from Michigan State. Most recently, he served as Instructor of Medicine at Mayo. He is well published and lectures internationally on cancer-related topics. Dr. Burnette treats all cancer types and is excited to serve the people of Green Bay and the surrounding areas.

Dr. Burnette resides in Green Bay with his wife Anna and daughters. He enjoys baseball, sailing, fishing and hunting.

“New cancer breakthroughs offer many opportunities for individualized treatment. I am committed to offering options that honor the goals and priorities of each and every patient.”


  • Treatment of all cancer types
  • Treatment of adult blood disorders
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI) Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) trial participant


  • Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI


  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN


  • Medical Oncology & Hematology: Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN


  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology


  • Special interest in lymphoid malignancies, specifically myeloma and lymphoma
  • Author of multiple full-length, peer-reviewed articles addressing various cancer types and treatments
  • Born in Ishpeming, MI
  • Married, father of two
  • Enjoys baseball, sailing, fishing, and hunting


Brian has a considerate way of reducing worry for his patients and their families and takes pride in developing custom care plans for the most promising outcomes.
KEY TRAITS: Empathetic, pragmatic, attentive


  • Brian's Blog Posts

    12 years ago the sweetest 3 year old girl gave my mom her favorite puppy. She told mom that when she feels bad, it always makes her feel better.  For ...

    It would be a lie of omission to only say this cause is important to me professionally. It is not just that. This is a daily part of my life. My mother was the kindest, most thoughtful, and loving person I have ever more.