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About James M. Platis, MD

Dr. Platis has a sincere commitment to excellence and patient satisfaction. An open rapport with patients comes naturally to Dr. Platis. He realizes that good communication is as important as surgical skills in achieving a successful outcome. He takes time to listen to his patients concerns. He wants to fully understand the results you are seeking, to be sure he answers all your questions and to explain the treatment options available to you.

Dr. Platis performs a wide variety of cosmetic surgery procedures and is always at the forefront of his specialty, offering the newest techniques with the highest level of skill and safety.

Education & Training

Dr. Platis received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine where he earned the American College of Surgeons' Award for Outstanding Achievement in Surgery. He also completed his surgical internship and general surgery residency at Indiana University. He served his plastic surgery residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, University of Texas Hospitals, and MD Anderson Cancer Center.


Practice, James M. Platis MD

210 E 86th Pl
Merrillville, IN 46410
United States

Additional Information

Financing Available
Phone: (888) 474-6231
Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery (ABS)
American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
Society Memberships
The Aesthetic Society
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS)
Surgical Facilities
Broadwest Surgical Specialty Center

James M. Platis, MD

Practice, James M. Platis MD

210 E 86th Pl
Merrillville, IN 46410
United States