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Dr. James Williams, MD

Gynecologic Oncology ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Williams

Dr. James Williams, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine-Columbia in 1988 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.


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Dr. Williams' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
Uterine Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Uterine Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hysterectomy - Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Hysterectomy - Open more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Williams' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Williams, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine-Columbia in 1988 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

1994
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Richland Mem Hosp/Usc Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1988
University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine-Columbia
Medical School
1994
1992
1988

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Dr. Williams' Reviews

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Treated me in 2014-15 for stage 1 cervical cancer, and have visits with him every 6 months. Dr. Williams also performed complete hysterectomy surgery in July 2014. He is personable, patient, understanding, and is very frank about giving you information yet letting you make your own decisions. I...Read More
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I have never had a bad experience with Dr. Williams or his office staff. Having worked in close relationship with doctors for 13 years, I appreciate Dr. William's straightforward approach. I also feel he has a warm bedside manner. I am grateful that I was referred to him when I was diagnosed...Read More
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Dr. Williams is a great man. He is one of those doctors who cares beyond his paycheck. Knowledgable and personable. Very happy he is my oncologist. He is the best!
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the best doctor anyone can ask for.he's just awesome.
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