About The doctor
- Dr. James received her medical degree and bachelor of surgery from the University of Otago, New Zealand, in 1964. In 1973, Dr. James was awarded a Fellow from the Royal College of Surgeons in England. Dr. James has held several internships, residencies, and fellowships in the United States and abroad. Her post-doctorate training in the United States includes a Fellowship in Plastic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida from 1977 to 1979, and a residency in plastic surgery with North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, from 1979 to 1981.
Dr. James is currently a member of several professional organizations including the American Medical Association, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. She is also a member of the Washington State Medical Society, the Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Northwest Society of Plastic Surgery and the Whatcom County Medical Society.