Dr. Clement Cotter Jr, MD

Dr. Clement Cotter Jr, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Clement Cotter Jr, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Alabaster, AL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1982 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.

1216 1st St N

Alabaster, AL 35007

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VIVA Health

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Top Care Areas

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Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
more than 94% of peers
more than 59% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 49% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cotter Jr "At COTTER PLASTIC SURGERY we are dedicated to providing the highest degree of excellence in aesthetic & reconstructive surgical skills, as well as providing medically correct cosmetic & aesthetic non-surgical services in a caring, comfortable and compassionate environment. We strive to treat each patient with kindness, respect, courtesy and dignity and we are committed always to our patient's safety and well-being."

8  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated


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35  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Alabama
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Carraway Meth Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Louisville School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cotter Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cotter Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cotter Jr to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cotter Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I've been Dr. Cotter's patient for years and years and would never consider going anywhere else! You simply do not find the level of compassion and true caring he gives among most other doctors today. Not only is he kind and funny, but the level of expertise he has simply can't be beat! People...more
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Dr Cotter and his staff is careing about their patients. They also care about the work they do! It has to be perfect or they want be happy! They listen to you and they don't just jump into things without explaining to you what they will do!I went through something That scared me very much but...more
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Dr. Cotter' gentle approach made me feel immediately at ease. At our first consultation, he offered several different options available for my needs & helped me fully understand the pros and cons of each. He takes his time at every visit I've had since & every time I have known I was well taken...more
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