Dr. Deschamps-Braly is a board-certified plastic and craniofacial surgeon specializing in facial plastic surgery, orthognathic (jaw) surgery, and craniofacial surgery for adults and children. He is also one of the world’s foremost leaders and innovators in facial gender confirmation surgery.
Dr. Deschamps-Braly has a private practice in downtown San Francisco, the Deschamps-Braly Clinic of Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery. Patients from across the US and overseas visit his clinic. His multi-lingual team speaks English, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin, and French.
He currently operates at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco. He also works as a clinical assistant professor of plastic surgery at the University of Oklahoma’s Division of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Deschamps-Braly began his career after graduating summa cum laude from the University of Oklahoma Honors College with an advanced degree in Biochemistry, which was followed by his graduation from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. Following this, he completed his general and plastic surgery residencies at the same hospital. He then completed an ACGME-accredited craniofacial surgery fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin with Dr. Arlen Denny.
To gain experience from various world-renowned experts, Dr. Deschamps-Braly traveled to Paris, France, where he worked alongside Dr. Daniel Marchac, a pioneer of craniosynostosis surgery and aesthetic plastic surgery. This invaluable experience provided him with in-depth knowledge and expertise with a broad scope of surgical techniques.
He then traveled to Zurich, Switzerland to undertake a fellowship at the University Hospital Zurich in the Craniomaxillofacial Department — known for being one of the highest volumes, and leading edge centers for this type of surgery in the world.
In 2012, Dr. Deschamps-Braly established his private practice in San Francisco.
Alongside his busy surgical schedule and private practice, he has maintained an academic career authoring numerous papers on craniofacial surgery and presenting at various national and international meetings on a range of topics within the sphere of craniofacial surgery.