Dr. James Stern, MD

Dr. James Stern, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. James Stern, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.

3449 Johnson St

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • EmblemHealth
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
very high
more than 92% of peers
Wound Repair
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 83% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Broken Arm
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Pain
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger

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44  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Liposuction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (5/24/2005)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr James David Stern; License # MD048166L

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician has been disciplined in the State of Florida.

    Action Taken:

    The Physician has Voluntarily Surrendered the license to practice medicine in Pennsylvania.

    State: Pennsylvania
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mt Vernon Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Drs Bakers & Gordon
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Stern has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Stern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stern's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stern to family and friends
24 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Stern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I had Breast Implant and a Tummy Tuck with Dr Stern and he did a wonderful job, My before and After pictures, it’s like a miracle, Dr Stern gave mybody a youthful body. The body I had before started having Kids, I am left with a Permanent WOW
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After going through a difficult year with a Achilles tendon surgical wound that did not heal, I was lucky enough to find myself in the very gifted hands of Dr. Stern who performed a complicated graft and reconstructive surgery. He took his time explaining things carefully to me assuring me that...more
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Had surgery back in April. Best decision I ever made was going with Dr. Stern. I am beyond happy with my results and would recommend him! I think he is very reasonable in his pricing and is beyond nice. His staff his very helpful and is there for whatever you need. I can't thank Dr. Stern and his...more
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Great staff, everything clearly explained. All questions answered. Surgery went great. Will definitely go back when I can. Have already sent two coworkers to his office.
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What an amazing doctor, he has great bedside manner. He is an expert, I am very pleased.
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