Dr. James Shire, MD

Dr. James Shire, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(6)
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Dr. James Shire, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

6151 Shallowford Rd Ste 101

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shire's Experience

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Dr. Shire'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 Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
8

Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brow Lift
  • Chemical Peel
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Dermal Filler
  • Facelift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shire has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shire's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shire to family and friends
3.8
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shire's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Chattanooga, TN |
After consulting with other local plastic surgeons, the choice to go with Dr. Shire was very easy. He specializes in facial cosmetic surgery and has perfected his craft. Why would you go to someone who only does facial work a few times a year when you could go to Dr. Shire who is the expert...more
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in Chattanooga, TN |
Dr. Shire has a "one size fits all" approach to face lift procedures. 33 or 63 his surgery techniques are the same and based on skin and muscles retracting and maintaining that retraction. His forehead lift consists of loosening the skin from the underlying muscle; muscle will retract, skin will...more
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Dr. Shire accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shire has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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