Meet Dr. Anthony
Dr. James Anthony is a technically gifted, board-certified plastic surgeon who provides aesthetic procedures for his San Francisco and Bay Area patients. With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Anthony is known for producing natural and enhanced results with a rapid recovery time from facial, breast, and body procedures. Using his extensive artistry skills, he is able to combine his surgical training with his eye for aesthetic details to create appealing outcomes for his patients. Dr. Anthony has been recognized by several prestigious organizations for his work and has been listed as one of the “Best Doctors in the San Francisco Bay Area” by San Francisco Magazine.
Skills and Specialties
At his San Francisco practice, Dr. Anthony offers a comprehensive list of services for enhancements of the breast, body, and face. As a part of surgical breast procedures, he performs breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction, tubular breast, and gynecomastia procedures. For patients wanting to alter and/or enhance areas of their face, Dr. Anthony provides blepharoplasty, facelift, brow lift, lip augmentation, neck lift, rhinoplasty, and several other treatments. Among the procedures he offers for the body, some of the most popular include the mommy makeover, abdominoplasty, Brazilian butt lift, arm lift, and liposuction for both men and women. Dr. Anthony also performs all injectable treatments at our practice including BOTOX, Juvéderm, Kybella, Voluma, Radiesse, and Sculptra.
Education and Training
Dr. Anthony received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Stony Brook University. He then completed his general surgery residency at the New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and his plastic surgery residency at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Anthony has since become board certified in plastic surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Awards and Recognition
Dr. Anthony’s work has been recognized and appreciated by his patients and other plastic surgeons. His awards and recognition include:
- The Castle Connolly Top Doctor award
- “Top San Francisco Doctor” award by Marin Magazine
- One of the “Best Plastic Surgeons in the Bay Area” by San Francisco Focus Magazine
As a member of the faculty at UCSF for over 12 years, Dr. Anthony performed many complex reconstructive procedures for patients with facial and breast cancer in addition to performing cosmetic plastic surgery. During this time, he developed and improved several techniques for facial and breast reconstruction, work that he has presented at plastic surgery conferences nationally and internationally in over 70 written papers and 60 presentations. In 2002, after training over 40 plastic surgeons of UCSF, Dr. Anthony opened his own private office in San Francisco.
Dr. Anthony has been and is currently a member of several prestigious organizations including:
- The Ethics Committee for the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- The Pacific Coast Surgical Society
- The American Medical Association
- The Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
- The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
- The Chirurgical Surgical Society
- The Plastic Surgery Research Council
- The San Francisco Surgical Society
- The Society of Head and Neck Surgeons