Gregory H. Branham, MD, FACS

Gregory H. Branham, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery

Castle Connolly Top Doctor

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.


  • 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