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Dr. Amy Brackeen was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. She started college at 16 years old. She then graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Texas at Dallas with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. She received her Medical Degree from Texas A&M Health Sciences Center as an Alpha Omega Alpha honor society member. She completed an internship in Transitional Medicine at Tulane in New Orleans, LA while her husband Jeff Brackeen, M.D. was stationed there for the Navy. She then moved to Lubbock to complete a residency in Dermatology at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and finished as the Chief-resident in Dermatology. She is proud to represent Texas as a graduate from UT, A&M, AND Texas Tech but proudly has her "GUNS UP" for the Red Raiders! She is a fellow of the American Society of Mohs Surgery and has completed thousands of excisions and Mohs surgeries. She is a strong advocate for skin cancer prevention and screening. She has successfully sponsored a school shade structure for a nearby school. Amy & Jeff Brackeen support skin cancer awareness and the community through the annual "Skin Cancer Take a Hike", the AAD "On the Spot" skin cancer screenings, ASDS skin cancer screenings, health fairs, and sponsoring sunscreen dispensers at community events. She enjoys skin cancer surgery and cosmetic dermatology including botox & filler injections. She also customizes Skin Type Solution regimens offered at Advanced Dermatology. This allows Advanced Dermatology to offer new and preferred products to patients. (Proceeds from sales are donated to the Skin Cancer Foundation). Dr. Amy Brackeen has authored peer-reviewed publications and has reviewed dermatology education material. Currently she is on the board of the Texas Dermatological Society. She is also a member of many professional medical societies including the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Mohs Surgery, Texas Medical Association, Texas Dermatological Society, & AOA. Dr. Brackeen is a board-certified dermatologist. She specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancer, as well as cosmetic laser treatment, BOTOX®, Restylane injections of wrinkles, and sclerotherapy for leg veins. Dr. Brackeen has been a teacher in the Department of Dermatology at the Texas Health Sciences Center in Lubbock since 2006. Away from the office, she enjoys reading, being outdoors, and spending time with her husband, her sons and daughter and her dogs.
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This content was provided by Dr. Brackeen "Our mission is to be a blessing for those we serve. To care for not only the skin, but to fully care for all who walk through our doorway in mind, body, and spirit. To prevent illness when we are able, to cure whenever possible, and to provide care and support when no cure can be found. We pledge to be more than just a clinic. We pledge to be a companion in your care. At the Skin Cancer Institute, we combine expertise, compassion, and innovative technologies and treatments to provide the best possible experience for our patients. We set high standards for patient care and endeavor to educate and empower our patients. Most of all, we treat each patient as if they were a part of our own family."
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Fungal Nail Infection
Herpes Simplex Infection
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
Shaving of Skin Lesion
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University Of Texas At Dallas
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
Texas A&M University
Medical School | Graduated 2002
Tulane University Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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