Jennifer Lee Walden is a renowned, board-certified American plastic surgeon living and working in Austen, TX, where she was also born to parents also in the medical field. Her father was a dentist and her mother a surgical nurse. After completing her undergraduate and medical school studies through the University of Texas, where she was Salutatorian, Dr. Walden was awarded a fellowship at the Manhattan Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital, learning under Dr. Sherrell Aston who was the Department Chairman. Here she was awarded as Clinical Instructor of Surgery of the New York University Langone Medical Center in an academic setting.
After her fellowship, Dr. Walden continued working in the city, but on the Upper East Side as a plastic surgeon for nearly eight years. During this time, she also worked with clinical trials. Dr. Walden performs everything from minor procedures such as Botox and fillers to face and eyelid lifts, breast augmentations and rhinoplasties (surgeries to modify the nose). In 2001 after her children were born, Dr. Walden returned to her hometown in Texas where she opened a main office in Austin and a satellite office and surgery center in Marble Falls, TX.
Dr. Walden is one of the few 180 female members of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery out of 2600 total members. She is also a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Other accomplishments include serving on the Board of Directors for the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery as well as filling their role of Vice Commissioner of Communications. She is also the media spokeswoman for American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Knowledge of Dr. Walden’s expertise, skills and accomplishments has spread far from New York City and Austin. She is often asked to speak through the media regarding new surgery techniques, the proper time to consider surgery, minimally invasive techniques and the latest in technology used in her field and has appeared on NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX News and many other outlets. She has also been featured in Cosmopolitan, New York Magazine, Vogue, Shape as well as many other publications. Dr. Walden also takes medical mission trips such as ones to repair cleft palates on children.