Dr. James A Williams MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. James Williams is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Columbia, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including KershawHealth and Lexington Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Williams accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at KershawHealth and one of 36 at Lexington Medical Center who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Gynecologic Oncology, Minimally Invasive / Endoscopic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Gynecologic cancers, Laparoscopic and Robotic surgery, Laparoscopy/laparoscopic surgery, Robotic surgery

Education & Medical Training

Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1992

University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Mt Sinai SOM
Fellowship, Gynecologic Oncology, 1994

Furman University
Other Training, Biology, 1978–1982

University of South Carolina
Other Training, Physiology, 1982–1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 19 years in Obstetrics & Gynecology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 16 years in Gynecologic Oncology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACOG), American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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