MEET TAHIRA PRENDERGAST, MD
Dr. Tahira Prendergast is a well-trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon with over 10 years of training. She is a native of Jamaica, where her father was a popular plastic surgeon. Dr. Prendergast completed her basic medical training at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica.
Dr. Prendergast moved to the United States to pursue her dream of becoming a world class plastic surgeon. She attended Howard University in Washington D.C., where she completed a full general surgery residency, finishing as their Chief Resident. After becoming Board Certified in general surgery, Dr. Prendergast completed a full plastic surgery residency at the Medical University of South Carolina, again finishing as their top Chief Resident.
Dr. Prendergast then moved to Columbus, GA, with her husband and two beautiful little girls, where she joined Jain Plastic Surgery, in August 2016, to help people become the best they can be through surgical and non-surgical treatments. She is a candidate member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. She is a member of the Muscogee County Medical Society and the Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Prendergast performs many of her special procedures, including Brazilian Butt Lifts, at their on-site Ambulatory Plastic Surgery Center, Inc. facility, which is Columbus Georgia's first AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare, Inc.) accredited ambulatory surgery center dedicated to plastic surgery and is licensed by the state of Georgia.
Dr. Prendergast typically spends two days each week conducting pre-operative consultations and post-operative follow-ups. She spends the other three days operating at their on-site surgery center and at local area hospitals, including St. Francis Hospital, Midtown Medical Center and Northside Medical Center.
This doctor has made my breast cancer journey a lot easier. Dr Jain is very professional, informative and always takes his time to listen to his patients. He has a wonderful and caring staff as well. I am very satisfied with his work and will recommend him to anyone.Maria B.