Dr. Byrne grew up in St. Louis, moving to Omaha when he was 16. He graduated from Creighton Preparatory high school and afterwards majored in biology at Creighton University. He then completed his medical training at UNMC in 1991. He is a board certified pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP).
He has been married to his wife, Anne, for more than 25 years. They have 4 children. Their oldest, Janie, is 27 years of age. John is 25, Caroline is 21, and their youngest, Elizabeth, is 18 and will head off to college in the fall of 2019. Dr. Byrne is an avid Creighton basketball fan, and he loves spending time with his family. He also enjoys running marathons, completing a total of 8! Additionally, he is fluent in Spanish and travels yearly to the Dominican Republic for medical mission trips.
Dr. Byrne would describe himself as thorough, thoughtful, warm and caring. He is passionate about preventing hearing loss in children and is a lifelong learner.
Graduate School: Doctor of Medicine, University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska
Residency: Childrens Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas
Board Certifications: Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Current Memberships: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics