Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD

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Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD
Dr. Lionel D. Meadows, FACOG, FAACS, is double board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) and the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS), and has been selected to serve on the ABCS Board of Trustees. Dr. Meadows is the Physician & Medical Director at Meadows Surgical Arts, located in Commerce, GA and Buford, GA. He is also the Program Director of an American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Accredited Fellowship, and Founder of the Surgical Hope Foundation. Dr. Meadows received dual undergraduate degrees in Biology and Chemistry in 1990, and received his Doctorate of Medicine in 1994. He completed his residency 1998, and was board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) in 2000. After practicing Obstetrics & Gynecology for more than a decade, Dr. Meadows went on to become more specialized in the field of cosmetic surgery. He trained with top surgeons in cutting-edge cosmetic procedures, and in 2009 he was invited to join a Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship with world-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Jim English. Following this fellowship, Dr. Meadows was board-certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. In 2010, Dr. Meadows established Meadows Surgical Arts in Commerce, GA: a medical practice providing a welcome blend of cosmetic surgery, vein surgery, and gynecological care in a personal, private and inviting atmosphere. Dr. Meadows was quickly recognized in North Georgia for his patient care and excellent cosmetic outcomes, performing more than 10,000 cosmetic procedures. In 2014, Dr. Meadows expanded his thriving cosmetic practice by opening a second location in Buford, GA. Dr. Meadows and his wife, Kathryn, have chosen to give back to the community by establishing a non-profit foundation, the Surgical Hope Foundation. They reside in Clarkesville, GA with their two children.

30931 Highway 441 S

Commerce, GA 30529

Contact Information

(706) 335-3555

Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD

Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Meadows Surgical Arts provides a welcome blend of cosmetic surgery, vein surgery, gynecological care, and primary care in a personal, private and inviting atmosphere.

Promoting personalized health and beautification regimens, Meadows Surgical Arts provides a client-focused approach to ensure the best possible patient experience while achieving the most ideal medical and cosmetic outcomes. Dr. Meadows and his team have the number one goal of your complete satisfaction in mind with every procedure and treatment.

Meadows Surgical Arts' philosophy has always been to achieve excellent results with superb customer service. The Meadows team recognizes that clients aspire to complete wellness wanting their bodies to look as young as their minds feel.

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Dr. Meadows' Experience

Dr. Meadows' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cosmetic Surgery
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

Conditions Treated

  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Large Breasts
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity


  • Abdominoplasty
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cellulite Treatment
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Dermal Filler
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Facelift
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Surgery for Treatment of Vaginal Atrophy
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Skin Tightening
  • Smartlipo Triplex® Laser Liposuction
  • Vaginoplasty

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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-Bs In Chemistry and Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Medical College Of Georgia In Augusta-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Tennessee
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Cosmetic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Board Certified-American College Of Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • Diplomate-American Board Of Cosmetic Surgery
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meadows has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meadows' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meadows to family and friends
based on 36 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Meadows' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Hartwell, GA |
All staff was very professional and with great personalities! Love the office settings! It was very inviting and relaxing!!! Dr. Meadows met every need and seen me when I had any concerns with my surgery A.S.A.P.! Def recommend him to anyone who is looking for any type of cosmetic surgery! I had a tummy tuck and was very pleased with my results! After having three kids, two being twins, it took a tole on my belly! I'm very active & enjoy the gym! Now I'm more confident & have no regrets!
in Commerce, GA |
I was extremely overweight and Dr. Meadows and his staff have helped me loose over 100lbs. I have recommended my mother and sister to Dr. Meadows and they are loosing weight also.
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Dr. Meadows accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Meadows has admitting privileges

Northridge Medical Center
70 Medical Center Dr
Commerce, GA 30529
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Stephens County Hospital
163 Hospital Dr
Toccoa, GA 30577
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