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James Koehler, MD

98% Patient Satisfaction based on 436 ratings

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About James Koehler:

James Koehler, MD is a Mobile, Alabama cosmetic surgeon with an impressive list of academic and professional achievements.

His patients love him for his charm and warm sense of humor, and when you meet him it is abundantly clear how sincere his interest is in each patient's individual concerns. Supporting him, Dr. Koehler's staff goes above and beyond to create an exceptional experience for every patient, no matter how big or small the concern.

Dr. Koehler obtained his Bachelors of Science Degree with distinction followed by a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Alberta in 1994. He ranked first in his class and was awarded with the most prestigious ADA gold medal.

Dr. Koehler first became interested in a surgical career during a general practice residency at the University of Washington in Seattle. During his training at Harborview Medical Center, he found he was armed with the skilled hands and keen eye for detail required for the technical demands of surgery.

Dr. Koehler attended Medical School at the highly respected University of Alabama and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1999, where he was awarded Alpha Omega Alpha honors and the Scholastic Achievement Award in Medicine.

After completing a general surgery internship, Dr. Koehler further pursued his interests in maxillofacial surgery at the University of Alabama, currently one of the top programs in the United States. He then completed a facial cosmetic surgery fellowship under the guidance of Dr. Peter Waite, a past president of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

Dr. Koehler accepted a faculty position at the University of Alabama School of Medicine to share his knowledge and experience with residents and students, and was honored to serve on the admissions committee at the School of Medicine for two years.

Dr. Koehler rounded out his training by completing a full body cosmetic surgery fellowship under the direction of Dr. Angelo Cuzalina, current Board of Trustee member and chairman of the Communications Committee for the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. During this fellowship program, he trained intensively in breast and body surgery, liposuction, endoscopic surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Koehler is dedicated to providing quality care in the field of cosmetic surgery. He has published book chapters and articles in the field of Cosmetic Surgery and lectures both locally and nationally.

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7541 Cipriano Ct Fairhope, AL 36532

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James Koehler, MD Reviews (300)

Tummy Tuck

The Dr. and Nurse I had were very thorough with their information...risks, possible complications, and so on. They didn’t leave any questions unanswered and made me feel very comfortable. They were very down to earth. And they explained the many options I had and what would probably be best for me and the differences between them all.

Breast Augmentation

All of my questions and concerns were answered with sincerity. I did not feel pressured into any procedure. I felt comfortable with Dr. Koehler and nurses. I also felt as if they were just as excited for me about my procedure .

Breast Augmentation

Everyone was very kind and Dr. Koehler was very professional and made me feel comfortable.

Breast Implant Revision

It was informative and easy

Breast Augmentation

The staff was very courteous and helpful. Dr. Koehler explained every detail towards the procedure. The staff was very informative about everything before I met with Dr. Koehler.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Koehler and his staff always made me feel comfortable. He listened to my wants, needs, and concerns and always made me feel like what I had to say was valued. I would recommend him and his practice to anyone! [Single best thing is...] My results were better than I could have expected.

Tummy Tuck

The staff was very friendly and attentive. The doctor and staff were receptive to my feelings and my desires, and allowed me to voice my concerns. After the consultation was over I was able to schedule my surgery right away without a long wait.

Breast Implant Revision

Very timely. Very informative.

Breast Augmentation

Everyone was absolutely wonderful patient understanding and professional can't say enough good things about Eastern shore cosmetic surgery Dr. Koehler and his staff


Attention to detail by Dr. Koehler and his staff. Great communication from his office. Expectations in pre-op. [Single best thing is...] Minimal downtime after surgery!

Breast Lift

Dr. Koehler went through all of my questions with me. He helped me understand the procedure and how I would look and perhaps feel right after. I was able to go ahead with the surgery without feeling anxious.

Breast Implant Revision

Dr. Koehler and his staff were all extremely supportive and informative throughout the entire process. I have had several surgeries for various reasons in multiple facilities and I have never had an anesthesiologist visit with me before the surgery and go over everything that he will be doing while I'm under anesthesia. This is just one example of how Dr. Koehler and his staff go above and beyond to make sure the patient is relaxed, comfortable, and knowledgeable of every last detail.

Tummy Tuck

The staff and doctor were very nice and attentive. They also asked questions to understand my needs. From there it made me feel welcome and in good hands for upcoming services.


This entire staff has been very well selected by a Surgeon who knows what professional, high quality service is all about. There was warmth, knowledge and commitment to my well being throughout the entire process. I trusted this team entirely, and was not disappointed. [Single best thing is...] The confidence in the services they offer and sincere desire that I be well informed and mostly satisfied with my results.

Breast Lift

Doc is thorough and confident in what he explains. He is not in a rush and makes you feel welcome. His staff is very knowledgeable and answers any questions you have.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Koehler was very attentive and listened to my concerns. I felt welcome by the entire staff. Dr. Koehler was very honest with me and there was never any pressure to move quickly into a decision.

Male Breast Reduction

The facility was nice and clean. Staff was friendly. Dr. Koehler was nice and informative.

Laser Resurfacing

Dr. Koehler seems to go to great lengths to take care of his patients. Certainly he has been very responsive to me to try to make sure that I get the best result possible - to include doing the procedure over at his own expense.

Cheek Implants

Dr. was not rushed. Spent time in detailing my options. Showed me before and after pictures.

Breast Reduction

Dr. Koehler is very professional and friendly. He never makes you feel uncomfortable or rushed. His staff is also friendly and knowledgeable. The office is very inviting and doesn’t look or feel like a regular doctors office.