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Paul Brannan, M.D.

Oculoplastic Surgeon
Board-Certified and Fellowship-Trained Oculoplastic Facial Surgeon

Areas of Specialty

  • Eyelid Plastic Surgery
  • Orbital and Reconstructive Surgery

A Foundation of Educational Excellence

Dr. Paul Brannan graduated from Davidson College and completed his medical degree at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. After finishing his internship at University Hospital, University of Cincinnati, he went on to complete his ophthalmology residence there as well.

Dr. Brannan completed fellowship training in oculoplastic surgery at University Hospital, University of Cincinnati, and served as Resident Clinic Director, as well a a Clinical Instructor and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Brannan has authored numerous journal articles, chapters in medical texts and various health-related publications and has given frequent presentations to the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons, the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. He joined Coastal Eye Institute in 2017.

Credentials You Can Trust

  • Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship-Trained in Oculoplastic Surgery, University of Cincinnati
  • Member, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery



Why Choose CEI?

Coastal Eye Institute (formerly Manatee Sarasota Eye Clinic) is one of the area’s largest ophthalmology practices featuring a comprehensive team of fellowship-trained ophthalmologists in every subspecialty of eye care.From infancy to the golden years...we provide care for the total health of your eyes. Trust your eye care to our specialists!


Coastal Eye Institute has fellowship-trained ophthalmologists in every specialty of eye care:

  • ➢ Laser Cataract Surgery
  • ➢ Glaucoma
  • ➢ Macular Degeneration
  • ➢ Diabetic Retinopathy
  • ➢ Dry Eye Disease
  • ➢ LASIK Laser Vision Correction
  • ➢ Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • ➢ Pediatric Eye Care
  • ➢ Routine Eye Care
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We are happy to work with your busy schedule! With nine physicians and four offices, we are confident we can find a time, day and location that is convenient for you. Call 941-748-1818 and let us help you on your way to seeing more clearly!


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