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James French, MD

95.4% Patient Satisfaction based on 1023 ratings

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About James French:

James H. French Jr., MD, FACS is the former Chief of Plastic Surgery at Fairfax Hospital and served on the clinical faculty at Georgetown University School of Medicine. 

An Arkansas native, Dr. French is a graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, where he also completed his residency training in general surgery. He received his plastic surgery training at Vanderbilt University and also completed a Craniofacial Surgery Fellowship at New York University.

Dr. French held a Presidential Appointment to the National Cancer Advisory Board. Past professional appointments include: Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Co-Director of the Facial Rehabilitation Center at the Children’s Hospital in Baltimore and Chief of Plastic Surgery at the Baltimore City Hospitals, where he also served as Co-Director of the Regional Burn Center.

Dr. French has been named in Washingtonian Magazine's Top Doctors many times as one of the best plastic surgeons in Washington DC, and is also listed in The Best Doctors in America.

Dr. French is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of many professional societies, including: American Medical Association, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons, Virginia Surgical Society and Fairfax County Medical Association.

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

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5550 Friendship Blvd #130 Chevy Chase, MD 20815

3299 Woodburn Road #490 Annandale, VA 22003

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James French, MD Reviews (600)

Face Lift

Welcoming environment. Staff remember their patients. Dr. French was genuinely interested in how I viewed my surgery.


Staff is always warm and welcoming. Very professional.

Breast Lift

Dr. French and the CPS team are the best. Caring, professional, and invested. Would never go anywhere else.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. French and all of the staff were highly professional, informative and helpful. My procedure turned out amazing and exactly like I wanted.

Brow Lift

Staff was cordial, accommodating, helpful. Never has such a good experience as this.

Tummy Tuck

1. Very professional 2. Sincere 3. Trust, concern for the individual.

Eyelid Surgery

Dr. French is always so kind and thorough. He takes time to examine your concern and answer any and all questions that you may have. His staff is also kind and pleasant to work with.

Breast Reduction

Everyone in the office was very helpful and friendly. They made me feel extremely comfortable and I will be scheduling my surgery soon.

Thigh Lift

Dr. French is a superior surgeon that has a fantastic bedside manner. My body looks AMAZING!!!

Breast Augmentation

I was fully informed about every step of the process as to what to expect from consultation to post surgery and follow up. The single best experience was/is Dr. French! He is such a warm personality with a great bedside manner. I am very happy with the outcome.

Breast Reduction

Dr. French is an excellent surgeon with better than expected results. His staff is so friendly and competent. No mistakes in scheduling or follow ups. His nurses are incredible. They are gentle and kind.

Face Lift

It was a very highly organized episode of care. Dr. French is superb and has corrected other surgeries performed by different providers. In addition to the face lift, he also did a nose job that really improved the looks and ability to breath better. But most importantly, Dr. French is more of an artisan with his skill. He his easy to talk to and approachable and makes the little things seem important as well. Great bedside manner.

Face Lift

Personable staff and very thorough in prepping me for surgery. Dr. French is wonderful.

Breast Augmentation

Very comfortable with procedure. Dr. French was up front and honest. Beside manner was fantastic. His staff, especially on surgery day were very warm and welcoming. The anesthesiologist was amazing! I barely even felt the IV and I had very mild recovery. She was so exact in her questioning and I really think that’s what made the entire procedure so smooth.


[Highly satisfied with] Doctor, Staff, Results! Great consultation pre and post surgery.

Face Lift

The staff are all wonderful; Sherrie is very kind and professional. Dr. French is so impressive-his credentials, experience and knowledge all make you feel confident and safe. Plus he has the best personality ever.

Face Lift

I am extremely happy with my overall improved appearance of my neck and jowls. I always used to look so saggy, now I feel like I look fresher and happier.

Breast Augmentation

Stylish, friendly, clean and comfortable, everything thoroughly explained, so respectful and clearly experienced - the office staff and the doctor.

Face Lift

The office personnel are professional, friendly and knowledgeable. Having a chin lift ten years ago Doctor French has always been in my memory to have a face lift when needed.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. French, Sherrie and the nurses were so attentive, caring, approachable and very professional. Love you all, and hope to be back soon. I cannot thank you all enough. I was completely confident with everything. Dr. French, Sherrie, and the anesthesiologists. I wasn’t worried about anything.