Lewis J. Obi MD

Jacksonville, FL, US
Lewis J. Obi MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Lewis Obi is recognized by his colleagues and patients as a pioneering plastic surgeon in Northeast Florida. Constructed by Dr. Lewis Obi, the Samuel Wells Surgicenter was the first comprehensive plastic surgery facility to acquire AHCA licensure in the state of Florida. Dr. Obi's uncompromised dedication to patient care and safety allows his patients to experience the most advanced surgical techniques in a comfortable and confidential setting. The philosophical emphasis of Dr. Lewis Obi and his professional team centers around a humanitarian dedication combined with artistry and surgical prowess. These skills and talents are constantly reviewed and updated so that we are always on the cutting edge of our profession.

Practice Specialization

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery 1973

Professional Background

B.S. degree in Pharmacy and Pre-Med from University of Florida
Medical Degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine
Medical Rotating Internship U.S. Navy
General Surgery Residency JHEP (University of Florida)
Plastic Surgery Residency JHEP (University of Florida)
Additional training hand surgery and maxillofacial surgery

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Memorial Medical Center
St. Lukes Hospital
St. Vincent’s Medical Center
Baptist Medical Center

Society Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
Greater Jacksonville Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
American Medical Association
Florida Medical Association
Duval Medical Society
Royal Society of Art in London
Phi Kappa Phi National Honorary Society, University of Florida
Rho Chi National Honorary Pharmacy Society University of Florida
Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honorary Society University of Miami
Republican Eagles

Your Consultation

Privacy and confidentiality is of the utmost importance to Dr. Obi and his staff, therefore Dr. Obi will be happy to share with you pre-operative and post operative pictures of some of his patients on the day of your consultation. For more information on the procedures performed by Dr. Lewis J. Obi, please view our website at www.obiplasticsurgery.com .

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

The vast majority of our procedures are performed at our facility. The Samuel Wells Surgicenter is a fully licensed Ambulatory Surgery Center (adjacent to Memorial Medical Center of Jacksonville). This licensure, the highest standard of patient care and safety for outpatient surgery, is reviewed and maintained annually by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA). Our caring and dedicated staff includes registered nurses with advanced cardiac life support certification, scrub technicians, medical assistants and administrative personnel. Since cosmetic surgery is a highly personal procedure, confidentiality is a top priority among all center personnel. Anesthesia is administered by M.D. Anesthesiologist. Take a tour of the facility.obitour.html

Skin Care Products

Skin Ceuticals, Kinerase, Brenda Christian, MD Forte, La Roche Posay, Avage, Glyquin, and Prevage MD.

Languages Spoken


Payment Options

Checks, Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Patient Financing, and Amex

Lewis J. Obi MD

3599 University Blvd., S.,
Suite 604, Jacksonville, FL,
32216, US

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