Dr. Sonya Merriman, MD

Dr. Sonya Merriman, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Sonya Merriman, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Valdosta, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

230 Northside Dr

Valdosta, GA 31602

Contact Information

(229) 242-3002

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Reduction
very high
more than 91% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
high
more than 83% of peers
Wound Repair
normal
more than 60% of peers

Dr. Merriman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Merriman "Dr. Merriman is committed to quality, including use of the safest, most advanced cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures available. As a board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Merriman's practice allows her to be both artistic and creative. At the same time she is continually building her reputation for being meticulous in her pursuit of the balanced and natural results her patients hope to achieve."

9  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

  • Age Spots
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Fracture
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Panniculitis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles

38  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.

Education

  • Mercer University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Memorial Health University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • U Tenn Chattanooga-Erlanger Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Merriman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Merriman's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Merriman to family and friends
17 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Merriman'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 (1)

I had an amazing experience. I was scheduled for my breast augmentation and abdominal liposuction appointment the following week! During the consultation and in my follow up Dr. Merriman and her staff took their time answering my questions and provided guidance with what to expect. Dr. Merriman...more
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