James Givens, MD, FACS - Tidelands Health Surgical Specialists

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James Givens, MD, FACS

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To schedule an appointment with James Givens please call 843-652-8390.

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  • Tidelands Health Group

Profile

Service Line

Gender:
Male
Year began practicing:
1978
Year joined staff:
2021
Year began practicing in specialty:
1986

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Areas of Interest

Dr. Givens is a board certified general surgeon, and a fellowship trained thoracic surgeon, with experience in bariatric surgery.

Languages

  • English

Medical Education

Education

1973-1977
Vanderbilt Medical School, Doctor of Medicine

Residency

1982-1986
Georgetown University, General Surgery

Fellowship

1986
Georgetown University Hospital, Thoracic Surgery

Teaching or Professional Positions

  • Certificate of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery October, 2005
  • Diplomat – American Board of Surgery November, 1990
  • Captain, United States Air Force - Chief of Flight Medicine 1978 - 1982

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • South Carolina Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Columbia Medical Society
  • Lexington Medical Association
  • American Society of General Surgeons
  • American Society for Metabolic and
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • American Society of Bariatric Physicians

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • Board Certified – American Board of Surgery
  • Board Certified - Advanced Trauma Life Support March, 2018
  • Board Certified – American Board of Bariatric Medicine January, 2014

Office Information

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Media

Video