Dr. James Nachbar, MD

Dr. James Nachbar, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
Dr. James Nachbar, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Scottsdale, AZ. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

8896 E Becker Ln Ste 102

Scottsdale, AZ 85260

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Dr. Nachbar's Experience

Dr. Nachbar'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 and Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nachbar "I have been practicing plastic surgery for over 25 years and have built a reputation of listening to my patient?s goals and educating them on what they can expect both in results and throughout the experience itself so there are no surprises. My patient?s comfort level is paramount to me so I make myself available whenever I am able, even after office hours to answer questions and concerns. We also offer complimentary consultations to put prospective patients at ease."


  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Gastrointestinal Diseases


  • Abdominoplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reduction
  • Facelift
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Tattoo Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Ariz Tucson Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nachbar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nachbar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nachbar to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Nachbar's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Peoria, Arizona |
Dr. Nachbar is the BEST!!!! The doctor and his staff are incredible!!! They are friendly, knowledgeable, patient, and all around amazing!!! I am so thankful I found Dr Nachbar and will refer everyone I know to him!!! Perfect experience that I wouldn't change anything about!!!!
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in Phoenix, AZ |
I asked Dr. Nachbar to perform extensive work, above and below the neck. The quality of his work is obvious even as I am healing ... rather quickly I should say. Dr. and staff are crisp, professional, yet very supportive and always ready to listen to your concerns and answer questions, even on...more
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in Phoenix, AZ |
I had a horrible experience. I went to him because I was dissatisfied with excess tissue around my clitoral hood. Instead of focusing on my real goals and wishes he removed the majority of my labia minora. My GYN thought it was awful and thought I should sue him. I had to go to CA and have Dr Alter...more
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Hospitals where Dr. Nachbar has admitting privileges

HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
7400 E Osborn Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
9003 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
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HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center
7400 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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