Dr. Jennifer Walden is a nationally recognized expert in the field of cosmetic plastic surgery, with a successful background in practice in New York, as well as impressive training and education by some of the world’s leading experts in cosmetic and aesthetic plastic surgery. After nearly a decade of successful practice in busy Manhattan, Dr. Walden has moved her practice to Austin, TX, to be closer to family and to give her twin boys a wholesome childhood filled with family.
Here in Texas, Dr. Walden has already received recognition for her skills and expertise, having earned the distinction of one of the Texas Super Doctors (Texas Monthly.) She has also been quite active in helping her local community, participating first hand in Junior League of Austin’s Food in Tummies program (helping to provide food on the weekends to children who qualify for reduced or free lunches at school) as well as being a volunteer surgeon for Austin Smiles (providing cleft palate and lip surgery to children born with congenital difference.)
Dr. Walden received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology, with honors, from the University Texas at Austin, and then went on to receive her Medical Doctorate with Highest Honors from the University of Texas Medical Branch. While working on her Medical Doctorate, she also did an externship with Drs. Tom Baker and James Stutzin, pioneers and teachers of facelift surgery and anatomy at the Plastic Surgery Associates in Miami, FL. From there, Dr Walden was selected to complete her fellowship at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital. This highly competitive fellowship allowed her to learn the most state of the art methods and techniques for cosmetic surgery of the face, breasts, and body as she was able to study beneath leading experts in the field of aesthetic plastic surgery, such as Dr. Daniel Baker, Dr. Gerald Pitman, Dr. Nicholas Tabbal, and Dr. Alan Matarasso.
Upon completing her fellowship, Dr. Walden seated her position as one of the highest trained and skilled aesthetic plastic surgeons by working with the world renowned Dr Sherrell Astin for eight years in New York. It is there that she mastered the subtle techniques necessary for truly natural looking cosmetic surgery and perfected her bedside manner and utmost professional and confidential nature with her clients.
In addition to her illustrious background, Dr. Walden has won numerous awards throughout her career, such as, most recently, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Award for the Best Scientific Exhibit by a Candidate. She is also a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, where she serves on the Board of Directors and is also the Vice Commissioner of Communications and media spokesperson,and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, where she is also the media spokesperson.
Dr. Walden has offices both in Austin and Marble Falls.