Are you interested in cosmetic surgery? Have you ever heard of Dr. Jennifer Walden? If you haven’t heard of this woman then, just know that this woman is one of the most interesting figures in cosmetic surgery. The Austin-native grew-up in the Northwest Hills section of the city, and she was an all-state soccer player while in high school. Anderson High School was her stomping grounds, but she would soon take her talents to the University of Texas. During this time, Walden earned a B.A. in Biology as well as graduated with honors. Her next stop was at the University of Texas Medical Branch. She was elected to be the president of the Texas Alpha Chapter of Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society, and she participated in an externship for Plastic Surgery Associates in Miami.
Walden’s practice, Walden Cosmetic Surgery & Laser Center, is one of the most exclusive medical facilities in the Southeast. This place is very advanced, and it uses some of the most innovative-technological equipment. Laser-hair removal, breast augmentation, Botox injections, chemical peel, facelift, breast reduction, lip enhancement, laser-tattoo removal, cheek implants, nose jobs and many more services are being provided on a consistent basis. Walden attained her fellowship from New York’s Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital. This exceptional woman was also mentored by the prominent Dr. Sherrell Aston. What more could one ever ask for? This Texas-beauty just so happens to be the mother of twin sons.
When it comes to mainstream society, she has taken her talents to the airwaves. Walden has provided medical commentary for ABC News, for Fox News and for other news networks. She has also participated in “Dr. 90210” television show as well as participated in numerous clinical trials for reintroducing silicone-breast implants. All in all, this only scratches the surface of just how popular and how powerful Dr. Jennifer Walden truly is.
Tulane Medical School graduate Dr. Mark McKenna is licensed to practice medicine and perform surgery in both Georgia and Florida. He is also a very successful entrepreneur. He has grown the boutique real estate development firm McKenna Venture Investments to include Uptown Title Inc. and Universal Mortgage Lending. At its height, the companies offered financing, turnkey design-build, as well as real estate closing services. His company employed more than 50 people. Then in 2005, Hurricane Katrina wrecked New Orleans and with it Dr. McKenna’s real estate company.
But Dr. Mark McKenna has deep roots in New Orleans. He was born there and had practiced medicine there with his father after completing medical school. He was on both the New Orleans Industrial Development Board and the New Orleans Jazz Festival’s board. A dedicated community servant, Dr. McKenna worked to help rebuild the city. He constructed affordable housing for low and middle income people to help get New Orleans residents back on their feet and help re-energize the city. Then in 2007, the passionate patient advocate moved to Atlanta, Georgia and started the wellness and aesthetics medical practice ShapeMed.
The company prospered and Life Time Fitness bought it in 2014. Dr. Mark McKenna was national medical director for at Life Time Fitness for two years before leaving to become the founder and CEO of a new company called OVME. His new business is a technology enabled medical aesthetics company through which he plans to reinvent elective healthcare. His 10 years involved with medical aesthetics helped him identify the need for this new company. And the Entrepreneurs Organization member is always looking for a new challenge, so he started OVME.
Now a husband and father, as well as the owner of a new business, Dr. Mark McKenna has a hectic schedule. But he always joins Milana his daughter each morning for breakfast and has a meal with Gianine, his wife, each evening. He also makes time to read, meditate, do creative visualization and practice martial arts. All those things provide him with the balance he needs to be successful and enjoy his life.