Gregory H. Branham, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Chief, Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Branham's clinical interests include rhinoplasty, forehead lifts, eyelid surgery, brow lifts, facelift surgery, facial implants, Mohs reconstructive surgery, scar revision, skin cancer surgery, laser facial surgery, laser resurfacing, chemical peels, botox and collagen therapy, lip augmentation, liposuction, chemical peels, dermabrasion and reconstruction for facial defects and injuries.

WU Physicians Bio

Patients Seen At:

 

Mailing Address:

Washington University
Facial Plastic Surgery Center
1020 N. Mason Road, Suite 205
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
(314) 996-3880
Fax: (314) 996-8610

 

Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology
660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8115
St. Louis, MO 63110


Education

  • B.S.: Biology and Chemistry, University of South Carolina College of Science and Mathematics, Columbia, South Carolina, 1979
  • Medical Degree: University of South Carolina School of Medicine, South Carolina , 1983
  • Residency: General Surgery, Richland Memorial Hospital University of South Carolina , Columbia, South Carolina, 1984
  • Residency: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1988
  • Fellowship: Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 1990

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology--Certified
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery--Certified

Honors

  • Listed in Best Doctors in America 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 (Best Doctors, Inc)
  • Listed in America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Award of Honor, 1998
  • Medical Editor
    Emedicine online textbook: www.emedicine.com for Facial Plastics Section, Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Guest Reviewer
    Archives of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Selected Publications

  1. Sand Jordan P, Desai Shaun C, Branham Gregory H: “A 10-year Comparative Study of Septal Perforation Repair Including Polydioxanone Plates.” Submitted for publication 12/2014.

  2. Branham Gregory H and Holds, John B: “Brow/Upper Lid Anatomy, Aging and Aesthetic Analysis” Midface and Periocular Rejuvenation. Facial Plastic Clinics NA accepted for publication.

  3. SC, Sand JP, Sharon JD, Branham GH, Nussenbaum B: “Scalp Reconstruction: An Algorithmic Approach and Systematic Review. Published online Nov. 16, 2014 JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2014.889. jamafacialplasticsurgery.com

  4. Desai SC, Moradzadeh A, and Branham, Gregory H.: “Anatomical Evidence of Microbial Biofilms in an Alloplastic Nasal Implant.” Aesthetic Plast Surg 37 (2): 468-71 Aprl 2013

  5. Desai SC, Walen SG, Holds JB, and Branham, Gregory H.: “Divided Nevus of the Eyelid: Review of embryology, pathology and treatment. Am. J. Otolaryngol 34 (3): 223-9. May 2013.

Book Chapters:

  1. Gregory H. Branham, Shane Gailushas, Shaun Desai. “Goals, Techniques, and Nuances of Rhytidectomy” in Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. JP Brothers Publishing. In press.

  2. Gregory H. Branham. “Nasal Anatomy” in Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. JP Brothers Publishing. In press.

  3. Gregory H. Branham, Andrew M. Compton, M. Laurin Council. “Recognition and Treatment of Skin Lesions” in Cummings Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery. Flint, Haughey, Lund, Niparko, Richardson, Robbins, and Thomas (editors). Elsevier Publishing. In press.

  4. Desai, SC, Sachanandani N, Branham GH. “Surgical Anatomy of Facial Scars” in Facial Scars: Surgical Revisions and Treatment. Thomas JR and Hom DB (editors) PMPH Publishing. In press.

  5. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  6. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Soft Tissue Techniques” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  7. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Principles of Flap Design and Preoperative Analysis ” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  8. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Skin Grafts” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  9. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. and Arash Moradzadeh. “Nasal Reconstruction” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  10. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Forehead and Brow Reconstruction” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  11. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Cheek Reconstruction” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011

  12. Gregory H. Branham, M.D. “Postoperative Care, Complications and Adjunctive Scar Camouflage” in Thomas Procedures in Facial Plastic Surgery: Facial Soft Tissue Reconstruction. J. Regan Thomas, M.D. (editor). People’s Medical Publishing House-USA. 2011