I strive to provide high quality and individualized patient care in a caring and comfortable environment.”

Board Certification

American Board of Dermatology

Areas of Expertise

Skin Cancer
General and Surgical Dermatology



University of Missouri
Columbia, MO


Baptist Health System
Transitional Year
Birmingham, AL

Medical School

Mercer University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Savannah, GA

Undergraduate School

Georgia Southern University
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Statesboro, GA

Professional Associations

American Academy of Dermatology

Medical Association of Georgia


“Intraoperative electrosurgical smoke during outpatient surgery: a survey of dermatologic surgeon and staff preferences” Cutis, 2019.

“Analysis of the patient experience measure” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2018.

“Recommendations for improving the patient experience in specialty encounters” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2018.

“Multiple umbilicated papules in a 51-year-old woman” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 2015.

Personal Interests

Dr. Merrill enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. His hobbies include outdoor cooking, college sports and time on the golf course.


Dr. Brandon Merrill was born in Moultrie, Georgia, and spent most of his youth in Cordele, Georgia. He attended Georgia Southern University for his undergraduate education. Following undergraduate he obtained his medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine, as the second class with all four years of medical training at the new Savannah, GA campus. Dr. Merrill completed his internship at Baptist Health System in Birmingham, AL, and completed his Dermatology residency at The University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. Dr. Merrill is excited to be back close to home and to serve the people of southwest Georgia.