Christy Woodruff - DermSurgery Associates
Christy Woodruff certified by the American Board of Dermatology

Christy Woodruff , MD

Contact Info – Brenham

Dr. Christy Woodruff completed her undergraduate training at Trinity University and trained in medicine at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where she graduated as one of the two valedictorians. She completed her internship in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School/ Massachusetts General Hospital, then moved back to Houston to complete her residency in dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine. She started and built a large practice in Sugar Land, Texas, sold the practice in 2009, and moved to Brenham to start Brenham Dermatology. In 2015, Brenham Dermatology merged with DermSurgery Associates. Dr. Woodruff focuses primarily on medical dermatology, but she also enjoys cosmetic and surgical procedures. She is on staff at Baylor St. Luke’s Hospital in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. Dr. Woodruff is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology.

Dr. Woodruff lives in the Brenham area with her dogs (Vizslas), where she enjoys the peace and quiet of living in the country. She enjoys cycling on the back roads in the country, as well as photography, gardening and watching the wildlife. In her free time, she is a graduate student at Rice University, Jones School of Business, Class of 2018.  She has been involved with Bo’s Place, in Houston, since 1995, volunteering as a grief group facilitator for children’s groups, then serving on the Board of Directors, and currently serving on the Advisory Board. She is a native Houstonian who graduated from Bellaire High School, and she grew up sailing at Casa Mare in Seabrook, where she became a camp counselor and sailing instructor for the Girl Scouts.


Class of 2018 – Rice University, Jones Business School, Executive MBA Program
2003, 2011 – Board Certified in Dermatology by The American Board of Dermatology
2000-2003 – Baylor College of Medicine, Residency in Dermatology
1999-2000 – Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Internal Medicine Internship
1995-1999 – University of Texas Medical School at Houston, M.D.
1991-1995 – Trinity University, B.A. in Psychology

Work Experience

2015-current – DermSurgery Associates / Brenham Dermatology
2010-2015 – Brenham Dermatology, PLLC, merged with DermSurgery Associates in 2015
2004-2010 – Christy A. Woodruff, MD, PA, in Sugar Land, TX, sold the practice
2003-2004 – Medical Clinic of Houston


1999 – University of Texas Medical School at Houston, one of the two valedictorians
1998 & 1999 – Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
1996 – Betty Ford Center Medical Student Summer Intern
1995 – Trinity University, cum laude graduate
1995 – Psi Chi Psychology National Honor Society
1995 – Beta Beta Beta Biology National Honor Society

Professional Associations

American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
American Board of Dermatology, Board Certified Dermatologist
Houston Derm Society
Texas Derm Society
Texas Medical Association
Harris County Medical Society

Volunteer Activities

2010-current – Bo’s Place, Advisory Board
2003-2010 – Bo’s Place, Board of Directors
1995-2003 – Bo’s Place, Volunteer Grief Facilitator for children’s groups
1991-1995 – Sailing Instructor, San Jacinto Girl Scouts