Dr. John Williams
Dr. John Williams is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon with over 20 years of private practice experience in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in cosmetic surgery of the breasts, body, and face. Additionally, he and his team perform multiple non-surgical treatments to rejuvenate the face and body. Dr. Williams has earned a reputation as a highly skilled, meticulous surgeon with an artistic vision and a keen eye for aesthetic balance. He is also known for his kind and compassionate bedside manner and his warm and welcoming office.
Dr. Williams personally sees every patient during every visit to his office, from the initial consultation to the final post-op check to make sure that every patient is properly cared for. He also performs every injectable procedure done in his office. As one of the premier plastic surgeons in Scottsdale, he has earned the trust of patients from all walks of life and age range including local celebrities, professional and Olympic athletes, physicians and their families, even other plastic surgeons. He maintains full medical privileges at the HonorHealth Hospital System, and performs surgery at outpatient surgery centers throughout Scottsdale.
Special Skills & Training
Dr. Williams earned the distinction of being Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a long standing member of the prestigious American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons. Upon completion of his training, he began his surgical career with a focus on treating patients with a wide range of plastic surgical needs including those requiring reconstruction following cancer, burns, and traumatic injuries. The complex, intricate nature of these procedures honed the surgical skills of this self-described “detail-oriented perfectionist.” However, he soon realized that his true passion involved the intricate, yet artistic, nature of cosmetic surgery.
Over the last 15 years he has focused his entire practice on cosmetic surgery of the breast, body and face. He is well known for producing beautiful, natural looking results that are sought after by patients not only in Arizona but throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Dr. Williams earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology in 1984 from Austin College in Sherman, TX. Four years later he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine. He then completed a residency in General Surgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, TX followed by a fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery under the leadership of world renowned plastic surgeon Dr. Ian Jackson.
Dr. Williams’ achievements in plastic surgery have been recognized by local and national professional medical associations and media outlets. He was featured locally on Fox TV News and in the Arizona Republic Newspaper. His awards include being named “Top Doc” multiple times by Phoenix Magazine, as well as being featured on the cover of that issue in 2011. He was named one of America's Top Plastic Surgeons by the Consumer’s Research Council of America for the past 9 years, reviewed and elected by his peers as one of the Best Doctors in America, earned a Patients Choice Award by Vitals.com for 7 consecutive years, and profiled by the national publication, New Beauty Magazine. He was also recently chosen as one of the "Most Influential Phoenicians" in their inaugural poll by Arizona Foothills Magazine.
Arizona Foothills Magazine, "Most Influential Phoenicians", 2018
Phoenix Magazine, “Top Doc,” 2011, 2014
Phoenix Magazine, “Top Doc,” 2011 Cover Feature
Best of Scottsdale, Doctors, 2015-2019
Consumer’s Research Council of America – “America’s Top Plastic Surgeons” – 2010-2019
Vitals.com, Patients Choice Award, 2012-2019
U.S. News & World Report, “Best Doctors in America,” 2011
Super Doctors of Phoenix, 2012-2014
Family Man & Sports Enthusiast
Dr. Williams' patients appreciate him for his kindness, compassion, and for treating them like his own family. He and his wife of more than 30 years have 3 adult sons who all love sports. The Williams family especially enjoys playing basketball, running, swimming, lifting weights, hiking, skiing or any activity where they can spend time together.
"What an amazing experience!"
"From the moment you walk into his office you are greeted and made to feel at home. I was interested in having a breast augmentation done and didn't know where to go. One of my coworkers had hers done with Dr Williams and was very pleased. She couldn't say enough good things about him. The day of my consultation he actually listened to what I had to say! He asked me what my goals and expectations were. While he was speaking with me,never once did I feel he was in a hurry or ru...shing to get to his next patient. He was very patient and answered all of my questions. I went in more than once to show him pictures of what I had in mind for the end result. He gave me his professional opinion and agreed with some of my pictures and some he didn't think would work on my frame. He was very thorough in explaining the procedure to me and what I should expect afterwards. He made sure I didn't have any unanswered questions. By this time I had full confidence in him and told him to do what he thought would look best on me. He put some of my ideas and some of his recommendations together and the end result was amazing!!! I couldn't have been happier!! If you are in search of an awesome doctor that is not only a caring and compassionate person but also a true artist, then Dr Williams should be your first choice. I was so happy with my results that my mom will also be having him do her procedure as well. Just like myself, once my mom spoke to him for the first time, she knew she had made the right choice in picking him to do her procedure. For any cosmetic procedure in my opinion ,Dr Williams is the best way to go!!"
"I would highly recommend Dr. Williams to anyone considering plastic surgery. I am a mother of 2 and was very hesitant about getting any elective surgery done. After meeting with Dr. Williams and his staff, I knew if I were to get a breast augmentation done, it would be with him. I had met with a number of other Doctors in the area and there was no comparison. The office is very professional and the people there are very kind and courteous. The office manager, Nicole, hel...ped me through the whole decision process the way a good unbiased friend would. They were able to give me all the information I needed to make an informed decision with my body. My anxiety soon grew into trust and I am so happy with the end result. Dr. Williams is an expert in his field and delivers results to perfection. I am so happy I did the research and found the best in the industry. The results speak for themselves."
"Yesterday, November 21 2014 I met with Dr. John Williams for a one year follow up on my surgery in addition to a facial with his aesthetician.Another great experience. I have a lot if facial skin damage from sun, alcohol, and tobacco. OTC products aren't usually strong enough to repair and prevent further damage so the consultation was very informative.Dr. Williams mentioned that more men are considering various procedures, when in the past most men would just ignore something they weren't happy about. Gynecomastia is one of those conditions that seems prevalent these days and many men are discovering this embarrassing physical condition is easily repaired by a skilled surgeon.Anybody, male or female, will be incredibly comfortable visiting with Dr. Williams to have any issues evaluated. The comfort level in this office is the highest of anywhere I I've ever been. Just a simple consult puts a positive outlook on many conditions."
"Dr. Williams and his staff are by far THE BEST! I wouldn't trust anyone else. If you are looking for great, natural-looking results look no further."
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