Dr. Jennifer Walden was raised in Austin, Texas. She earned her high school degree from Anderson High School and her Biology undergraduate degree at the University of Texas. She obtained her MD from the University of Texas Medical Branch and became the salutatorian. She had residency at the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, where she completed an aesthetic surgery fellowship.
She helped with clinical trials in New York that reintroduced silicon breast implants. After a successful seven and a half years in New York City’s Upper East Side, she moved back to her hometown of Austin in 2011. She performs Botox injections, breast augmentations, eyelid lifts, face-lifts, liposuctions, and rhinoplasties. She is one of only 180 women who are members of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and she is currently a board member. She has empathy for her patients, since 91% of them are female.
Jennifer Walden co-authored Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. She was a media commentator on ABC News, Dr. 90210, Fox News, VH1, and E!. She founded PLLC, an Austin based ambulatory service center. She also founded Jennifer L. Walden, M.D. and the Walden Cosmetic Surgery Center. She was one of the first to utilize laser machines for labiaplasties and vaginoplasties. In 2014, she was added to Harper’s Bazaar’s 24 Best Beauty Surgeons. American Way named her one of “The Best Plastic Surgeons in America.” She is a board member of Modern Aesthetics’ and Plastic Surgery Practice’s Editorial.
Jennifer Walden uses the 3-D imaging technology, Vectra, to show how a patient will look before surgery. She also uses ThermiVa for vaginal rejuvenation and tightening. She has created breast surgery instruments for Accurate Scientific and Surgical Instruments. She is a consultant for Ideal Implant, Sciton Inc., ThermiAesthetics, and Venus Concept.