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Practice areas

  • Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics

Clinic information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical interests

  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Pediatric Surgery



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


Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa.


University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Surgery
American College of Surgeons, Pediatric Surgery
American College of Surgeons, General Surgery

Additional information


Sean Skinner completed his pediatric surgery fellowship at the University of Oklahoma. He has also completed a critical care/ECMO fellowship at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. At UK HealthCare, he joins the Pediatric General Surgery team.

Skinner’s clinical interests include advanced minimally invasive surgery in infants and children, trauma and critical care, simulation training in ECMO and neonatal surgery. He brings added special expertise in ECMO and critical care.


Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related links

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