Dr. Paul Brannan, MD

Dr. Paul Brannan, MD

Oculoplastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Brannan, MD is an oculoplastic surgery specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1998 and specializes in oculoplastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

5310 Clark Rd Ste 106

Sarasota, FL 34233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Brannan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brannan "Aesthetic Eye & Surgical Arts oculofacial plastic surgeon, Paul Brannan MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist, and is sub-specialized and certified by the American Society of Ophthalmic Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. As an oculofacial specialist, Dr. Brannan is highly-specialized in eyelid and plastic surgery, with comprehensive knowledge of facial anatomy and facial aesthetics. He carefully evaluates your eyes, eyelids, orbits, eyebrows, facial structures, skin quality, age and all other issues that can effect the cosmetic and functional outcome of any rejuvenation treatment or plastic surgery. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brannan "Paul Brannan, MD a graduate of Davidson College, received his Medical Doctorate degree from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Following a residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, he was awarded a highly selective two-year fellowship in the specialty of ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery and orbital diseases. As one of only 400 members of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, he was a full-time assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Concurrently, he served as Director of the Ophthalmology Residents' Clinic for five years and was a partner in the renowned Cincinnati Eye Institute. Dr. Brannan is a board certified ophthalmologist."


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  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Spa Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Oculoplastics
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Ultherapy®
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Davidson Co Tb Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brannan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brannan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brannan to family and friends
based on 26 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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  • 2
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Dr. Brannan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes
Dr. Brannan Says:

Thank you to my gracious and wonderful patients, it is my privilege to provide medical, cosmetic and surgical care. Regarding the financial concern from one reviewer, after extensive research, the insurance company changed its fee which resulted in a higher patient fee. This was beyond the control of my office and the surgical center, and has absolutely nothing to do the patient care that I provided. This information and explanation was


Patient Comments (16)

Just saw Dr Paul A Brannan today for the first time for bilateral neurological eye condition. He and his staff were very professional, accommodating, knowledgeable, passionate and efficient. Thank you. Off to a great start!
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Dr. Paul Brannan’s expertise and artistic skill immediately place you at ease and make you aware that you are in the right office and in the absolute best professional care. His office welcomes and exudes confidence and compassion for each patient. Dr. Brannan’s demeanor is patient oriented as are...more
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Great experience. Very nice and does good work.
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A couple of weeks after my procedure I woke up with my eye and nose swollen. I immediately called the office and left a message. Two days later I got a call at 5pm on a Friday saying we hope you are ok but we are closing until Monday so call back then if you still need anything.
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Dr Brannan performed an intricate surgery on the inside corner of my eye. This type of surgery would have left me with a disfiguring scar had we not gone to him. I had in fact approached another well-known doctor for this problem, which was a large basal cel, and had some misgivings. We found Dr...more
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