Dr. Jennifer Walden, is certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery as a cosmetic plastic surgeon. Walden stands out for being part of the few women who are board-certified plastic surgeons. Walden is well known and provides services at her private plastic surgery practice in Austin, Texas. It is called Walden Cosmetic Surgery Center, PLLC and is located at Westlake Medical Center. Aside from her own private practice, Walden has hospital privileges at various hospitals. In addition, to being a plastic surgeon, she is a board of director for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Modern Aesthetics’ and Plastic Surgery Practice’s Editorial Board of Directors. Walden has also co-authored a book called Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Walden comes from educated parents, her mother was a surgical nurse, while her father was a dentist. Walden obtained her education from the University of Texas and University of Texas Medical Branch. After graduating as salatatorian, she completed her residency at the Integrated Plastic Surgery, at the University of Texas Medical Branch. From there, she obtained a fellowship in Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, moving to New York City. There she learned more about aesthetic surgery for eight years. Upon the birth of her twin sons, Walden, a single mother, returned to her hometown, leaving New York City.
Walden specializes in breast augmentations, eyelid and face lifts, rhinoplasties, and liposuctions. However, she offers more than 70+ treatment options. While in undergrad, Walden took feminist studies and psychology classes. She developed an interest from her classes in helping women and pursued a career in medicine. Through surgery, women are able to improve their quality of life and have a boost in self-confidence. The majority of her clients are women, who respect Walden for being a non-judgemental plastic surgeon. Women feel at ease opening up to Walden, to discuss their needs.
The media is no stranger to Walden, as she is the spokesperson for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Walden is an intelligent woman, who is often sought for her expertise in cosmetic surgery issues. Topics have ranged from teenage plastic surgery to celebrity plastic surgery. Furthermore, Walden has been featured in national news outlets and magazines. In 2014, Harper’s Bazaar magazine named her one of the 24 best beauty surgeons. Walden hopes to inspire other women to pursue a career in medicine.