Dr. Oliver Simmons, MD

Dr. Oliver Simmons, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Oliver Simmons, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Lexington, SC and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

5351 Sunset Blvd

Lexington, SC 29072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Simmons performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Leukoplakia
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Dr. Simmons' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Simmons "I am a South Carolina native, recently returned to SC to be closer to family. I am very well trainined and equipped to tackle the most challenging plastic surgery problems in medicine. I am triple board certified and have special expertise is cleft and craniosynostosis and breast reconstruction. I am also a regional expert in Moh's reconstruction, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation and cosmetic surgery. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Simmons "World class expertise with southern charm."

4  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

74  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acrocephalosyndactyly
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Apert Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Broken Nose
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Common Cold
  • Cough
  • Crouzon Syndrome
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Deviated Septum
  • Down Syndrome
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ear Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fibrous Dysplasia
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hidradenitis
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Pharyngitis
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Wheezing
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48  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) Flap
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Ear Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fat Grafting to the Body
  • Fat Grafting to the Breast
  • Fat Grafting to the Face
  • Fat Reduction Procedure
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Liposuction
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Power-Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • University Of South Carolina At Columbia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Plastic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Johns Hopkins
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Pediatric Craniofacial and Microsurgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simmons to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Simmons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Simmons Says:
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I would like to provide the best possible surgical and non surgical care for plastic surgery patients.  Medicine is changing rapidly and as doctors become less in control of the care provided, much of the important time we spend with patients is being tested. Plastic surgery is one of the last fields that I think that we have the choice and power to save the time honored patient-physician relationship. Please let me know if there

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Patient Comments (7)

I've wanting a procedure (Butt implants) done for years by a local doctor in SC. I found Dr. Simmons online, made a few cosultation visits w/ him and he was very confident and knowledge about the procedure (I didnt find too many local surgeons who were). My results are amazing! I'm pleased to have...more
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Customer service here was terrible. I called in to pay for a procedure and the medical assistant kept forwarding to voice mail. After several attempts she reluctantly took my payment by huffing and puffing in my ear. I caught the same medical assistant gossiping about me in the hallway the day...more
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I had a procedure done by Dr. Simmons. I am VERY pleased with my results. The staff was very polite and professional.
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Dr. Simmons and his staff are a class act. Dr. Simmons is great! They are all very professional, caring and efficient. The office is beautiful. It is very clean, new and modern. Peyton, is the licensed esthetician and is awesome at what she does. She is very knowledgeable and offers great...more
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Personable, knows not one size fits alll, motivated for best results possible
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