A Florida native and former Northwest Florida resident, Dr. Sean Branch returned home to practice dermatology. After attending Gulf Breeze High School, Dr. Branch graduated magna cum laude from the University of West Florida. He obtained his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University where he was inducted into Sigma Sigma Phi, an Honorary Service Fraternity. After completing a transitional internship in Tampa Bay, FL, he served a second clinical internship in general and pediatric dermatology.
Dr. Branch completed a residency in dermatology at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, PA where he received extensive training in all aspects of dermatology and dermatologic surgery. He served as chief dermatology resident in his final year of training. Dr. Branch has published in medical journals and has presented at numerous dermatology meetings on both a state and national level. He has received several awards throughout his training including the Stelwagon Award, a clinical paper writing competition presented by the Philadelphia Dermatological Society. Most recently he was honored with the Daniel Koprince Award, a prestigious accolade given for an outstanding presentation at a national meeting. He was chosen as a scholar at the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Resident Symposium in Dallas, TX as well as at the Orlando Dermatology Aesthetic and Clinical conference in Orlando, FL.
One of Dr. Branch's greatest passions is inspiring and motivating children. He has spoken at middle schools and regularly volunteers at camps in Florida and Texas. He proudly serves on the board of directors for Hands to Love, a national 501(c)3 organization based in Gainesville, FL that serves children with limb differences and their families. Additionally, Dr. Branch enjoys volunteering at community health fairs. Dr. Branch is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery and the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.
Dr. Branch enjoys seeing patients of all ages while practicing general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Branch returned home in 2015 to serve Pensacola, Gulf Breeze and the Gulf Coast Community as a member of Henghold Skin Health & Surgery Group.