Born in Austin, Texas on November 17th, 1971, Dr. Jennifer Walden was raised in a family of people working in the medical field. She had a dentist father and her mother a surgical nurse. Dr. Jennifer Walden attended Anderson High school after which she joined the University of Texas where she graduated with an undergraduate degree in Biology. She obtained her Master’s Degree from the Medical Branch at the University of Texas.
With Dr. Sherrell Aston as her mentor, Dr. Jennifer Walden’s career took off in Manhattan at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. A Modern Aesthetics’ and Plastic Surgery Practice Editorial Board of Directors member, Jennifer Walden has been a commentator of high class on plastic surgery by different media including Fox News. She also happens to be among the very few women who hold positions in the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Board of Directors.
For over five years in the field of plastic surgery, Walden focuses majorly on cosmetic surgery. This includes face-lifts, eyelid lifts, breast augmentations as well as nose jobs. She delights in her job basing on the fact that a great percentage of the people who seek plastic surgery services are women. This motivates her since she experiences the same problems as those experienced by her patients. She adds that her being in service boosts the morale of patients since they know she cannot look at them in a judgmental manner and more
After seven and a half years of service in Manhattan, Walden opted to move back to Austin, her hometown to take care of her two sons. Being a single mother, she moved to keep her sons closer to her family. She established her services in Austin to be close to her sons and attend to patients without inconveniences.
Having received recognition for being one of the twenty-four best beauty surgeons in the United States, there is no denying that Dr. Jennifer Walden has it all. In order to establish herself as a leader in her field of practice, Dr. Walden had to train with the preeminent cosmetic surgeons in New York City. She established her first successful practice in Manhattan, and then later on returned to her hometown, Austin, where she opened up another practice. Few women have been members of the Board of Directors of the American Society for Aesthetic Surgery (ASAPS), but Dr. Walden has made it into this short list. On top of being an award-winning surgeon and a published author, she is also popular with the media, having appeared on numerous national television programs and famous magazines. She is also blessed with two beautiful children and a mother who inspires her every single day.
Though she is firmly in control of every aspect of her life, Dr. Walden is in fact a warm and friendly individual who radiates with her charm and elegance. Being a mother, Dr. Jennifer Walden can put all the people around her at ease, which says a lot about her bedside manners. Despite being a powerful woman, she can remain grounded and deeply embedded to her roots.
Having opened her practice in her Hometown, says a lot about Jennifer Walden. Most especially, it reveals that she is truly rooted to her background. Born to a dentist and a surgical nurse in Austin, Texas, Jennifer Walden grew up in the Northwest Hills Neighborhood. Having four other siblings, Dr. Walden grew up in an environment that was quite competitive and education and achievements was quite valued.
Dr. Walden graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin then later was accepted to medical school. Determined to prove herself worthy of the chance, she graduated as Salutatorian of her class. Her passion to pursue plastic surgery came about due to her intrigue with the artistry and creativity of it coupled up with an immediacy of the surgical outcome.