Ronald R. Brancaccio, M.D. is the Founder of the Skin Institute of New York and is Clinical Professor of Dermatology at New York University School of Medicine and practices dermatology in New York City. He received his M.D. from George Washington University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center after interning at Lenox Hill Hospital. He is Board Certified in Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is an attending physician at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Brancaccio has served as President of the American Contact Dermatitis Society and on its Board of Directors. He has been President of the New York Dermatologic Society, the Dermatologic Society of Greater New York and the Bay Ridge Medical Society. He is also on the Board of the New York State Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. He serves as a member of the Annenberg Circle Committee for the Dermatology Foundation, which supports research in dermatology.
Dr. Brancaccio is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology and has been Chairman of the Committee on Contact Dermatitis and Chairman of the History Committee. He serves as Section Editor of “Dermatitis.” Dr. Brancaccio was chosen to be the Alexander A. Fisher Lecturer of the American Contact Dermatitis Society and is an honorary member of the Brazilian Society of Dermatology and Canadian Dermatology Association. He has lectured widely and has authored over 40 publications and book chapters, dealing primarily with skin allergy. He has been selected repeatedly as one of New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors.” The Dermatology Foundation honored him as the “2014 Practitioner of the Year.”