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Tanise Branche, MD

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Associate Director, Residency Program

Tanise  Branche
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • High risk obstetrics
  • Minimally invasive gynecological surgery

Research Interests

  • Prenatal group classes
  • Childbirth education classes for high risk teen pregnancies
  • Unanesthestized birthing options "maximizing the birthing experience"
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Safe Zone: Dr. Branche has completed Safe Zone training to learn about LGBTQ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege. She welcomes patients from the LGBTQ community in her practice. 
  • Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2017
  • MD, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, D.C., 2013
  • BS, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 2006


  • Obstetrics and Gynecology 


  • Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia
  • The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Resident Membership

Honors & Awards

  • National Award for Excellence in Teaching, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2019
  • Nominated for the Above and Beyond Award at Pennsylvania Hospital, 2016 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Teaching Pin Award, 2016
  • George L. Harrison Fellowship Recipient, 2015