Dr. James Parker, MD

Dr. James Parker, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. James Parker, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Watkinsville, GA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in plastic surgery.

1181 Langford Dr Bldg 105

Watkinsville, GA 30677

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 49% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
more than 40% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
more than 32% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Each one of my patients is unique, and I thoroughly enjoy talking with them and discovering their motivations for having plastic surgery and then helping them reach their goals."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

9  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles

23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University South Ala College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Carraway Meth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University South Ala College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Kans Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parker to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Parker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I would NOT recommend Dr. Parker to anyone!! I am EXTREMELY disappointed in my surgical outcome. My incision scar is terribly noticeable (it is bigger than it should be & in the wrong place), the size of my implant was changed while I was under anesthesia (w/out consent) causing my breast to be two...more
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Dr. Parker is one of the most caring and professional physicians with whom I've come in contact. His entire staff was amazing, and he made me feel comfortable and confident about my surgery. I would literally trust him to do surgery on my own children. Great experience in every way!
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Everyone at Parker Plastic Surgery is so wonderful - it felt like family. My cousin referred me because she had a tummy tuck and breast augmentation. I am happy with my results and had a great experience.
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Dr. Parker and his staff are great until the fee is paid. Then if the surgery doesn't go as planned or if there are ANY complications afterwards, you may as well start seeking out a true physician. Dr. Parker is incompetent. I honestly believe that without God and the St. Mary's Wound Care Center...more
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My mom had a tummy tuck and the procedure went smoothly, but the healing process was anything but smooth. Her wound became extremely infected and resulted in a fever leading to the ER. Again, he told her everything looked normal. After a few additional days of fever and no healing progress, she saw...more
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