Dr. Branfman completed his formal training in Plastic Surgery under the guidance and wisdom of the legendary Cronin, Brauer, and Biggs group in Houston, Texas. This group is credited with many contributions and breakthroughs in plastic surgery including the introduction of the breast implant, advances in cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate surgery, and hand reconstruction. After receiving his medical degree from Texas Tech University School of Medicine in 1984, pre-requisite training in general surgery training was completed at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami, Florida. This was followed by a burn/critical care fellowship under the direction of Col. Basil Pruitt Jr, MD at the United States Army Institute of Surgical Research in San Antonio, Texas, where he received certification '...in recognition of outstanding service to the Institute and The United States Army Medical Department' for his research on, and care of victims of thermal injury.
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