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H. James Webb, MD, FACS

Dr. Webb earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana. He completed his five-year general surgery residency at USAF Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi before serving as a military general surgeon for four years. During this time, Dr. Webb was stationed in Japan with temporary assignments to Korea and the Philippines. His exposure to patients in need of reconstructive plastic surgery stimulated his interest in the specialty.

Upon returning to the United States, Dr. Webb entered a three-year plastic and reconstructive residency at USAF Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. This three-year program  offered extended training in nationally recognized centers including the Christine Kleinert Institute for Microvascular and Hand Surgery in Louisville, Kentucky, the U.S. Army Burn Unit at Fort Sam Houston and the University of Texas Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas.

Dr. Webb was Chief of Plastic Surgery at USAF Keesler Medical Center for 10 years. While at Keesler, a tertiary referral center, Dr. Webb gained experience performing a broad range of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. During more than 12 humanitarian missions to Central and South America, Dr. Webb and his team performed reconstructive surgery for children with cleft lips and palates, surgery of the hand and reconstruction for patients with burns and wounds. After the attacks of 9/11/2001, Dr. Webb was asked to coordinate the deployment of Forward Surgical Teams, who provide direct medical support for the President of the United States during overseas journeys to Asia, Australia, and Vietnam.

Dr. Webb was later chosen and volunteered to lead surgical support teams attached to Special Operations Forces deploying to undisclosed locations forward of the frontline, during Operation Enduring Freedom.  For his service, Dr. Webb was awarded the Joint Meritorious Service Medal in 2002.  A year later, while in northern Iraq,  Dr Webb was awarded the Bronze Star for the life-saving support his team brought to injured soldiers in isolated forward locations.

Dr. Webb subsequently held the position of Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of South Alabama, before entering private practice at New Horizons Plastic Surgery in Foley, Alabama in 2007.  Dr. Webb boasts over 28 years of surgical experience, during which he has performed over 4500 surgical procedures. He maintained General Surgery Board Certification for 20 years, and is currently Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  He has repeatedly held certificates of qualification for Advanced Trauma Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

Dr. Webb takes pride in being able to offer his patients the most advanced procedures in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery through a process of continued learning , as directed by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.  He has qualified consistently for the “Maintenance of Certification” award offered by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons, and is an active member of The Fellowship of the American College of Surgeons, and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Webb is married and the proud father of four children.


About Dr. Webb


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