Gregory H. Branham, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery

Castle Connolly Top Doctor


  • rhinoplasties for both functional and cosmetic purposes
  • facial Mohs reconstructions
  • facial trauma
  • facial nerve injury and disorders
  • scar revision
  • cosmetic surgeries and procedures (Botox, fillers, brow/eyelid surgeries, facelifts/necklifts, and laser and chemical peels for skin resurfacing)


  • Undergraduate: BS, Biology and Chemistry, University of South Carolina College of Science and Mathematics, Columbia, South Carolina (1979)
  • MD: 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 and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri (1990)


Dr. Branham sees patients at:

Board certification

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

Research Interests

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Leadership Roles & Honors

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor
  • Listed in Best Doctors in America 2002 – 2019  (Best Doctors, Inc)
  • Program director, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship program
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Award of Honor, 1998
  • Medical Editor: Emedicine online textbook: for Facial Plastics Section, Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Guest Reviewer: Archives of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery