Dr. Oliver P. Simmons MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Oliver Simmons is a plastic surgeon in Columbia, South Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including KershawHealth and Palmetto Health Richland. He received his medical degree from University of South Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Simmons accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at KershawHealth and one of 4 at Palmetto Health Richland who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Breast surgery, Cosmetic surgery, Reconstruction, Cosmetic medicine, Breast reconstruction/augmentation/ reduction, correction of secondary deformities; Cosmetic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1998

U Arkansas
Residency, Otolaryngology, 2003

U Arkansas
Internship, General Surgery, 1998 - 1999

Johns Hopkins
Other Training, Craniofacial, Maxillofacial and Microsurgery Fello, 2005 - 2006

Other Training, Plastic Surgery Residency, 2003 - 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Reconstruction of Extensive Defects from Posterior En Bloc Resection of Sacral Tumors Using Human Acellular Dermal Matrix and Gluteus Maximus Myocutaneous Flaps.
Dasenbrock, H.H., Clarke, M.J., Bydon, A., Witham, T.F., Sciubba, D.M., Simmons, O.P., Gokaslan, Z.L., Wolinsky, J.

Sublabial Approach for the Treatment of Symptomatic Basilar Impression in a Patient with Klippel-Feil Syndrome.
Bettegowda, C., Shajari, M., Suk, I., Simmons, O.P., Gokaslan, Z.L., Wolinsky, J.

Restoring the failed cranioplasty: nonanatomical titanium mesh with perforator flap.
St-Hilaire, H., Mithani, S.K., Taylor, J., Simmons, O.P., Singh, N., Rodriguez, E.D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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