Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD

Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD

Cosmetic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Lionel Meadows, MD is a cosmetic surgery specialist in Commerce, GA. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia In Augusta-M.D. in 1994 and specializes in cosmetic surgery and obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

30931 Highway 441 S

Commerce, GA 30529

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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
more than 65% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
more than 60% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 38% of peers

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Dr. Meadows' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Meadows "Dr. Lionel D. Meadows, FACOG, FACS, 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."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Meadows "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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2  Specialties

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female

44  Procedures


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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
36 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

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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)

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...more
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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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