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Dr. James R. Lyons

Dr James R. Lyons is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Author.

A four year resident of Florida, Dr Lyons hails from a 35 year practice in Westport and New Haven, Connecticut and New York City where he specialized in Face Lifts, eyelids, body contouring and aesthetic breast surgery.

A a Clinical Instructor in Plastic Surgery at Yale University he received the prestigious Yale Plastic Surgery Award for Teaching Excellence from his resident staff.  The Senior residents at Yale rotted through his office to learn the techniques of aesthetic surgery as applied to “office” practice.  His skill level awarded him the privilege of national and international client list all of whom traveled for his acclaimed “facelift, “ with the most notable being colleagues, colleague’s families, and celebrities from Beverly Hills to Wall Street.

Recently, NY celebrities have traveled to Tampa for his techniques.

Recently Dr Lyons was the Medical Director of a national aesthetic surgical group where he regularly OnBoarded and Mentored physicians from Seattle, NY to Florida.  During this period, his extensive experience was accelerated to the level of 2000 aesthetic procedures in 4 years, an opportunity rarely gleaned by a surgeon.

In 2009, Dr Lyons, a well known diet and fitness expert, authored the ground breaking book, THE BROWN FAT REVOLUTION which was followed by LOSE THE FAT, LOSE THE YEARS, St Martin’s Press, NY, NY.  He appeared as a guest on The Doctors, CBS, 2009 where he discussed his finding on good and bad fats.

He has authored numerous articles and as appeared on Fox 5 TV in San Diego 2010, WTNH, “Contour Threads Facelifts,” 2005,News 23 Connecticut 2003 “Treating Skin with Diet:  Fruits and Vegetables.”

Radio interviews include:   Martha Stewart Sirius Radio, 2013.  Mary Jones Show, NY, as a regular medical contributor, 2012-2013, The Fitness Buff Show on Blog Radio Talk 2009 and Body Talk Radio 2009.

Dr Lyons resides on Harbour Island, Tampa with his wife Penny.

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1813 Wellness Lane
Trinity, FL 34655

Main Phone: (727) 376-3999
Fax: (727) 376-4155


5410 Mariner St, Ste. 125
Tampa, FL 33609

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