Dr. James Grotting, MD

Dr. James Grotting, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. James Grotting, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1978 and specializes in plastic surgery.

1 Inverness Center Pkwy Ste 100

Birmingham, AL 35242

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Grotting's Experience

Dr. Grotting's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery, Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grotting "We strive to be the very best full spectrum provider of plastic surgery services, both surgical and non-surgical, available anywhere. We want to be your source of balanced and true information on everything that plastic surgery can offer. And we want to provide that education and care in a personalized and private comfortable setting."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

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

6  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • st. olaf college
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Wash Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Calif San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Wash Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Rober Ivy Award, Best Paper, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 1990
  • Theogaraj Lecturer, Medical College of Virginia, June, 2012
  • Thuss Lecturer, Vanderbilt University,, May, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grotting's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grotting to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Grotting'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 (1)

he is a masterful plastic surgeon! liked and appreciated everything about him and his professionalism. he did an excellent job on my facelift! my acquaintances could not even tell I'd had a facelift, but remarked about how good I looked.
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