Dr. James Lovett III, MD

Dr. James Lovett III, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. James Lovett III, MD is a general surgery specialist in Greer, SC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1987 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

301 the Pkwy Ste A

Greer, SC 29650

Contact Information

(864) 968-0168

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reduction
more than 46% of peers
Wound Repair
more than 38% of peers
more than 37% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

11  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

18  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dermabrasion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Columbia Presbyn Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Columbia Presbyn Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lovett III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lovett III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lovett III to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lovett III'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 (7)

I am currently in search of a surgeon that can fix what was supposed to be a reconstruction. Lovetts curt bedside manner (including eye rolling when a patient is quite obviously distressed) along with his reliance on office assistants to do tasks such as removing drain tubes etc are also a cause...more
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I had a recent Breat revision performed by Dr. Lovett. My results turned out beautiful. I am extremely happy with my results and feel so much more confident! I would recommend Dr. Lovett to anyone looking for a beautiful natural improvement to their breast!!!
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Dr. Lovett did my tummy tuck in 2004. He also did lipo on the hip so that I wouldn't be flat across the stomach and fat on the sides. I had a pain pump which I believe now all patients have. It was FANTASTIC. I had zero bruising from the lipo and the only pain from the tummy tuck was from the...more
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Broken nose in Auto accident and Dr. Lovett supposedly fixed it, horrible experience, after surgery most painful I had ever been thru. Extremely rude when I called after hours. When he took the stints out, he literally jerked them outo and I went into pass out mode. Then my nose looked worse than...more
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I went to Dr. Lovett for a unilateral breast reduction. My breasts were shockingly uneven before the procedure. Dr. Lovett explained the whole procedure in depth and made me feel extremely comfortable. He made sure to caution me on all of the ways breast reductions can fail to make sure I knew...more
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