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James P. Anthony M.D., FACS, Inc.



Stony Brook University


Dr. James P. Anthony is a board certified plastic surgeon serving the San Francisco Bay area. Desiring to help people, Dr. Anthony opened his own private practice in 2002 in downtown San Francisco. At his practice, he offers a wide variety of plastic surgery procedures including eyebrow and eyelid lifts, nasal surgery, breast enhancement, and liposuction, all performed with patient comfort and privacy as the utmost concern. Before beginning his career as a plastic surgeon, Dr. James P. Anthony attended Stony Brook University in New York where he earned his Doctor of Medicine. Dr. Anthony completed his residency in general surgery at the N.Y. Hospital-Cornell Medical Center before moving to California to complete his plastic surgery residency at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. James Anthony has since worked as a member of the faculty at UCSF for more than 12 years. In this capacity, he has treated patients with a wide variety of needs, including those with facial and breast cancer and others seeking cosmetic plastic surgery procedures. During his tenure at UCSF, Dr. Anthony presented at many national and international plastic surgery conferences and wrote more than 70 medical papers. In 2002, after training more than 40 plastic surgeons, Dr. James Anthony decided it was time to open his own practice. Since then, he has consistently appeared on the list of America's Top Surgeons. Furthermore, he has been named one of the Top Doctors in the Pacific Region since 1996 and one of the Top Doctors in America since 1999. In both 1999 and 2003, SF Focus Magazine named Dr. Anthony one of the Best Plastic Surgeons in the Bay Area. A member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the Pacific Coast Surgical Society, Dr. James P. Anthony is a supporter of the San Francisco Ballet as well as the Junior League of San Francisco, an educational nonprofit organization that seeks to empower women.