Dr. Jennifer Walden, a plastic surgeon who was raised in Austin, graduated from the University of Texas, with a Bachelors degree in Biology. She then studied for her Medical Doctorate at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston with Highest Honors and graduating as the salutatorian of her class. She built a practice in New York City but later on returned to her hometown in 2011. She later took a move to New York where she went to pursue a career in aesthetic surgery after being selected by Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital for a fellowship.
Dr. Walden stayed on in the hospital after her fellowship. Here, she worked on New York City’s Upper East Side for a duration of close to eight years. She took part in clinical trials that led to the reintroduction of silicone breast implants. She returned to Austin so that her twins could be raised near her family. Walden focuses on cosmetic surgery, including breast augmentations, face lifts and rhinoplasties (commonly referred to as nose jobs)
The cost for an augmentation is about $7000, a nose job ranges from $8000 to $9000, and a face lift is about $10000. Dr. Jennifer also performs liposuction on the abdomen, inner thighs, and arms, and minimally invasive procedures such as injecting Botox and soft-tissue fillers.
Dr. Jennifer Walden is a member of the Prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgeon, and is a member of the American College of Surgeons. She is also the Vice Commissioner of Communications for the Board of Directors for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
In a male dominated the profession. Dr. Walden argues that there are several advantages of being a female plastic surgeon. She says that most of their patients are women who are often more comfortable talking to another woman.