Dr. Joseph Niamtu III, DMD

Dr. Joseph Niamtu III, DMD

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Facial Cosmetic Surgery  ·  
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57 y/o
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Dr. Joseph Niamtu III, DMD is a facial cosmetic surgery specialist in Midlothian, VA. He practices facial cosmetic surgery, cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

Niamtu Cosmetic Facial Surgery

11319 Polo Pl

Midlothian, VA 23113
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Dr. Niamtu III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Niamtu III "Dr. Niamtu is well known in international cosmetic facial surgery circles as surgeon, teacher and author and is regarded as a key opinion leader by academics and clinicians worldwide. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and The American Board of Cosmetic Facial Surgery. His practice is limited to cosmetic facial surgery. He has Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Certification from the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Health Professions. He maintains cosmetic surgery privileges at several local hospitals. He lectures internationally on cosmetic facial surgery and has taught on six continents around the world. He has written four textbooks as well as 30 chapters on other textbooks. He has authored hundreds of publications on various cosmetic facial topics and a cosmetic facial surgery DVD series. Dr. Niamtu is a member of the board of directors of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and has served on the board of directors of the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation. He has chaired numerous committees with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, where he currently sits as Chair of the Communications Committee. He appears regularly in newspaper articles, television broadcasts and popular magazines. He is passionate about all aspects of cosmetic facial surgery and loves going to work and making patients look and feel better. Dr. Niamtu was voted “Best Plastic Surgeon to Take You Back 20 Years” by Richmond Magazine in 2010 and “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” from Style Weekly Magazine from 2011-2016 and Best Cosmetic Surgeon by Virginia Living Magazine in 2012-2016. He has received numerous “Best Speaker” awards at numerous multi-specialty meetings. He was voted “Best Plastic Surgeon” by the Richmond Times Dispatch newspaper in 2015. Dr. Niamtu is committed to numerous charitable organizations and pro bono groups. He was honored with the Richmond Times-Dispatch Newspaper Community Service Award for his volunteer work on third world children with facial deformities. He and his wife have received community service awards from Greater Richmond Arc and Safe Harbor Domestic Violence Shelter. Dr. Niamtu has also been active with Operation Smile and Noah’s Children, International Hospital for Children and Medical Care for Children. Dr. Niamtu and his wife have two special needs children with cerebral palsy."

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This content was provided by Dr. Niamtu III "Cosmetic Facial Surgeon Dr. Niamtu has 27 years' experience with facial surgery techniques to enhance the look of your face."

3  Practice Areas

  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

9  Conditions Treated

  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles

11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Kent State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Case Western Reserve School Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Carolinas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Niamtu III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Niamtu III's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Niamtu III to family and friends
294 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (295)

  • 5
    (274)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Niamtu III'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Niamtu is an outstanding and skilled doctor that provided amazing surgical results for me. After my consultation with Dr. Niamtu, I knew he was the doctor I wanted to perform my procedures. He recommended procedures to give me the most natural results. He was 100% correct! I receive numerous...more
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Thank you for your kind words, Vicki! We are so pleased to hear you had a great experience with us and that you are feeling like yourself again. Hope you have a wonderful day!

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Dr Niamtu is an artist. His work is pristine . I have been told I look 15 years younger. I could not be happier. He and his staff are a pleasure to work.with.
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Thank you for your kind words, Vicki! We are so pleased to hear you had a great experience with us. Hope you have a wonderful day!

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Dr. Niamtu is incredibly capable and he and his staff are so friendly. I absolutely trust my face to Dr. Niamtu and highly recommend him.
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I had blepharoplasty and a brow lift performed by Dr. Niamtu. The results were incredible. I look now the way I'm supposed to look and I feel great! The office staff went out of their way to make it a pleasant experience. In hindsight, I was more nervous than I needed to be. I did not...more
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Thank you for your kind words, Maria! We are pleased to hear you had a great experience with us and that everything turned out as we knew it would. Hope you have a wonderful weekend!

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1 word that describes Dr.Niamtu.....AWESOME.... He is worth me traveling 2 hrs to see....always does a great job!!!
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Thank you, Sharon! We think you are pretty awesome! Hope you have a wonderful weekend.

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