Redefining Plastic Surgery with Jennifer Walden

Jennifer Lee Walden is a board certified plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. She is a media commentator and the founder of Jennifer L. Walden, M.D., PLLC and Walden Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center, a plastic surgery facility based in Austin, Texas. Dr. Walden began her career at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. During her time in Manhattan, she was mentored by Dr. Sherrel Aston.


After the end of her fellowship at Manhattan, she stayed at the hospital for four years before opening a private practice in Upper East Side of New York. While at New York, she participated in clinical trials that led to the birth of silicone breast implants. After the birth of her twins, Dr. Jennifer Walden relocated to Austin and opened a private practice in Austin, Texas.

In 2012, she founded Jennifer L. Walden, M.D., PLLC and Walden Cosmetic Surgery, and Laser Center in Austin. Walden serves on several boards including American Society for Aesthetic Surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgeons and American College of Surgeons. She is also a consultant at Venus Concept, Ideal Implant, ThermiAesthetics and Sciton Inc.

Educational Background

Dr. Walden received her bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas. She later received her M.D from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston before graduating with integrated plastic surgery residency from the same university.

Accomplishments and Awards

Walden is globally known for the development of state-of-the-art technologies. She is popularly known for using Vectra technology that visualizes patients before surgery. Walden also uses ThermiVa technology for vaginal tightening and rejuvenation. She also developed Accurate Scientific and Surgical Instruments, a technology used for breast surgery.

In 2014, she was named amongst Harper’s Bazaar’s 24 Beauty surgeons. In 2015, Walden was named as one of the best plastic surgeons in America. She is among the few female cosmetic plastic surgeons in America Walden has published several books and journals including Complications after Autologous Fat Injection, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and Aesthetic Plastic Surg.



Dr. Jennifer Walden returns to Texas with extensive training

Dr. Jennifer Walden has returned to her childhood home of Texas to set up her practice after several years in New York. At Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat and Lenox Hill Hospital, she received the academic appointment of Clinical Instructor of Plastic Surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center, one of the premiere institutions of its type on the East Coast. Some of her previous achievements include an award from American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery for the Best Scientific Exhibit, The Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Award and Achievement Citation, which is awarded by the American Medical Women’s Association, and The Mavis P. Kelsey Excellence in Medicine Award, given by the Kelsey-Seybold Foundation of Houston. She has since been running her own practice in Austin for several years and raising a family in the nearby area.


With deep roots in Texas, she obtained her Medical Doctorate with Honors and graduated as the Salutatorian from the University of Texas. She also attended Anderson High School, and chose to return home to let her two sons grow up near family. Dr. Walden often appears on KVUE-TV, Austin’s local ABC affiliate in her original segment “Looking Good and Living Well With Dr. Jennifer Walden”. She has worked with many Texas charities and non-profit organizations, including South Central Texas chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, donating time back to her beloved community. With a clear philanthropic approach to her success, Dr. Walden continually tries to give back to the community that has given her so much. Her skill, experience, and vision are welcome back in her home state, where she is committed to growing her business, her family, and her community.

The Best Plastic Surgeon in the US, Credentials are Worth the Wait

Offering face, breast, body, skin, injectables, and laser procedures, from her self made practice. Dr. Jennifer Walden opened up shop in Austin, Texas in December of 2011 after the birth of her twin boys and recently in 2014 opened up a satellite office in Marble Falls, Texas.
Hailing from Austin, Texas Dr. Walden received her Bachelors Degree in Biology at the University of Texas at Austin, then received her Medical Doctorate with Highest Honors at the University of Texas Medical Branch. She went on to study as an Attending in Plastic Surgery at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat and Lenox Hill Hospitals and served as the Clinical Instructor of Plastic Surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center.

Dr. Walden has been featured in a variety of television segments including segments on ABC News, Fox News, VH1, E!, and Dr 90210. Named one of the best surgeons in America by American Airlines and Harpers Bazzar, and voted as a Texas Super Doctor.) She has co-authored a text book and was a spokeswoman for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in the Daily Mail for labiaplasty. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and that’s just cutting the surface.