Dr. Jim Brantner, MD

Dr. Jim Brantner, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Jim Brantner, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Johnson City, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1977 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

1303 Sunset Dr Ste 5

Johnson City, TN 37604

Contact Information

(423) 328-9000

Insurance Accepted

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

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very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 89% of peers
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
more than 59% of peers

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12  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

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

16  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles

26  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Juvéderm Volbella
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • SculpSure Laser Treatment
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • ThermiSmooth™ Non-Invasive Skin Smoothing Treatment
  • ThermiTight™ Subdermal Skin Tightening Treatment
  • ThermiVa™ Non-Invasive Vaginal Rejuvenation Treatment
  • Wound Repair

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.


  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Beaumont Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Jim Brantner, MD
Dr Brantner is awesome! I've never done injections before, so I was a little nervous... I didn't want anything too noticeable done just wanted to balance my lips out and add slightly more volume for my own sanity. He made the process seem effortless, and it all came out natural looking (exactly how...Read More
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Mar 14, 2018
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I really love this place! I have this awesome new treatment Sculpsure that gets rid of fat in 20 minutes! I couldn't believe how cool this was to do in one setting. Also I had consulted with Dr. Brantner for liposuction later on when I have the downtime. He's very thorough and personable and made...Read More
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Mann Echevarria – Feb 22, 2018
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Johnson City, TN – Jul 17, 2017
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I went to Dr Brantner for reconstruction revision. I'm very, very pleased with the results. The staff were wonderful. I can't thank them enough for taking care of my surgery and making me feel and look so much better!!! I would highly recommend Dr Brantner.
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Marideana Campbell in Lebanon – Jul 14, 2017
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These people are very unprofessional and this dr has many bad reviews. Including wound care, messed up procedures , and bad bedside manner. My experience was ridiculous! I saw him for a consult.. waited 2 wks just for his office to submit for approval. I did all the calls , theyou did nada! They...Read More
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Rosa in Tn – Apr 18, 2017
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