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Practice areas

  • Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • ECMO Simulation
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery in Infants and Children



Ross University, School of Medicine, Roseau, Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies


Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa.


Pediatric Surgery, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City
Surgical Critical Care, Motts Children's Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery, Special Qualification in Pediatric Surgery
American College of Surgeons, Pediatric Surgery
American College of Surgeons, General Surgery

Additional information


My name is Sean Skinner; I completed a pediatric surgery fellowship at the University of Oklahoma. I have also completed a critical care/ECMO fellowship at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. I am a member of the Pediatric General Surgery team at UK HealthCare.

My clinical interests include advanced minimally invasive surgery in infants and children, trauma and critical care, simulation training in ECMO and neonatal surgery. I bring special expertise in ECMO and critical care.