Austin Plastic Surgeon
4701 Bee Cave Road , Ste 202
Austin, Texas 78746 US
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Breast Augmentation $4,900
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Mommy Makeover $500 off
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5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Highly recommend!

Dr. Gorman did a great job removing the bags and dark circles under my eyes. HUGE difference and definitely worth it! The procedure was simple and not much down time at all. Bruising was pretty bad, bad I bruise very easily. My right eye incision had a tiny bump of scar tissue which he quickly set up an appointment to correct it.

5 out of 5 stars Lip Implants

Getting 4mm Permalip - Austin, TX

I don't normally write reviews, but I just can't understand why this dr doesn't have more positive reviews. Dr. Gorman and his staff are absolutely amazing. They are just genuinely nice people. There is not one person I have met at his office that I didn't love. Dr. Gorman takes so much time during your consultation and makes sure he answers all of your questions, and Margaret, his office manager, is just awesome. She too talked to me like she had all the time in the world. She was so sweet and I really valued her opinion. I found her to be so helpful. She is just a great person. I am extremely happy with my decision to get lip implants with Dr. Gorman. He did a wonderful job and I am completely happy with my results. After my surgery, I went back and got Dysport with the P.A., Lauren. I am new to the Austin area, but I have been getting Dysport for 6 years now and was a little hesitant to try someone new, but Lauren is also amazing. She was thorough and asked me exactly what I wanted. The results are perfect. I couldn't be happier. She is so sweet, caring and gentle. I love her so much. I am so glad with my decision to use this office. Everyone at Dr Gorman's office is so nice. I in no way felt they were just about getting my money. They genuinely just seemed like they wanted me to be happy. Thank you so much Dr Gorman and staff! I have had the best and most positive experience with y'all and I am so glad I found y'all!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Healing: What a LONG journey!!

Real Self...of course! ;)

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Thank You - Austin, TX

I remember hearing Dr Gorman's voice outside the door and thinking this is the guy I want to be my surgeon. I had interviewed a few other doctors and wasn’t ready to commit to having a breast augmentation until I shook his hand and felt completely safe. He did a fabulous job of course, and I am very happy I went through with it! Since then you have treated my biking scars, removed a small lump in my breast, and always taken the time out of your hectic day to chat for a few minutes about my little world. I thank you Dr. Gorman, from the bottom of my heart. Anne Shackelford

5 out of 5 stars Chin Surgery

Major Challenge - Austin, TX

I would not consider another plastic surgeon because his outstanding work. Dr. Gorman strives for the most natural look that can be achieved and possesses an old fashioned warmth you seldom find among medical doctors. Dr. Gorman is very honest, sharing what he feels is in your best interest with your procedure. He listens to what your vision is. In addition to my surgical procedures, Austin Plastic Surgery Institute’s Skin Clinic works with Dr. Gorman in providing the safest restorative cosmetic care. (Lots of compliments on my complexion.)

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

27 Year Old Mom of Four - Austin, TX

Most amazing and knowledgeable doctor.could not be happier I chose him over other doctors here in Austin

5 out of 5 stars Mole Removal

Excellent Experience - Austin, TX

I consider Dr.Gorman as one of the best doctor in the town. He made me feel so comfortable before and after my surgery. He took care of me just like his own family member. He and his staff kept checking with me until I felt fine. They answered all my question and helped me when ever I needed help.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Excellent Doctor!!! Cares Highly About the Quality of His Work! - Austin, TX

Dr. Gorman took all the time in the world with me to answer all of my questions no matter how small or insignificant they were, to the very big ones. His bedside manner was thorough and very calming. He explained all different types of procedures and all types of implants and gave me all the options and let me make the decision on what to go with. I highly recommend Dr. Gorman!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Fantastic Breast Augmentation - Austin, TX

I had a breast augmentation in 2010 by Dr. G. It took me several years to decide to have the procedure. Dr. G spent over an hour explaining the procedure to me and my husband. He was kind and listened to our questions. The surgery went great and my results are beautiful. I would recommend him to everyone!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

happy! happy! happy! - Austin, TX

Dr. Gorman is top notch. He's very personable and approachable while maintaining absolute professionalism. I would recommend Dr. Gorman anytime.

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.

Personal Statement

Dr. William H. Gorman is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon who has practiced medicine in Austin for thirty years. Whether it is something that has bothered you for years or a recent change in your body. Dr. Gorman is the best doctor in Austin to help you achieve your goals and expectations.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Memberships

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

Consultation Fee

$50. Free consultation if you mention RealSelf.

Awards & Recognition

Professional Recognition:
Past President, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Gorman has hospital affiliations at Westlake Hills Medical Center; Arise: Seton; St.David.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BA, The University of Texas - Austin
    Medical: MD, Texas Tech University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Center
    Residencies:
    General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

Treatments offered at Austin Plastic Surgery Institute

Blog Posts and Articles

From the Neck Up - Plastic Surgery for Men

While it is true that in the past most cosmetic surgery patients have been women and this is certainly been the case in my practice of over 30 years, the number of men seeking cosmetic surgery is on the rise. In the past, most men would never consider skincare or cosmetic surgery. They also would not consider health-food drinks, going to the gym or spending $300 for jogging shoes. In this new era, men are recognized by news media, marketers and manufacturing as a potentially very...

Scar Types & Solutions

Scars: Fibrous Tissue - Collagen (same protein as the tissue it replaces)TYPESHypertrophicYour body over produces collagen creating a "raised" scar (red raised lump)Usually appears within 4-8 weeks after wound closure or infectionKeloidGrows beyond site of injuryMores serious form of Hypertrophic scarring - can potentially grow into benign tumorous abnormal mass of tissue (inert masses of collagen - not cancerous)Most common in dark skinned peopleMost common on the shoulders and chest...

Breast Augmentation

BREAST AUGMENTATION QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Who is a good candidate for breast augmentation? One group of women who often ask for breast augmentations are young women who never developed adequate breast size. They want to have larger breasts to be proportional with the rest of her body, to look good in their clothing and to enhance their sexuality. Another group of women who frequently ask for breast augmentation are women who have had children and have subsequently lost volume in...

Abdominoplasty - Tummy tuck

Abdominoplasty – “Tummy-tuck” Patients frequently ask what they can do to tighten or restore the shape of their abdomen. This may be following the birth of children or after significant weight loss. But whatever the cause of the problem, it seems that exercise and diet will often not be enough to reverse the damage. An abdominoplasty may be the answer. It is necessary to first identify the extent of the problem and whether it involves skin only, skin and fat, or deeper structures...

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Textured Silicone Implant Vs. Smooth Silicone Implant?

There will probably be some different opinions here, but this is my feeling based on 28 years of experience. Smooth implants are LESS likely to ripple... READ MORE

I Am 25 Years Old and my Skin on Face is Sagging Like an Old Person, What Do I Do? (photo)

My advice is to make an appointment with a board certified plastic surgeon. Based on his/her examination of you there will likely be several possible... READ MORE

Considering Getting Tummy Tuck at Post-Grad Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship Program in NYC, Is this the Right Route?

We all had to perform our first tummy tuck and when we did we were helped and taught by a professor. Also remember that the fellowship surgeons are... READ MORE

Why Are Drains Used in Breast Augmentation?

There are specific reasons for the use of drains, and the surgeon should best be able to determine the need. I do NOT use drains in breast... READ MORE

Do you know why this happened to my TT? My doctor said it's because I walked upstairs the first day or he is not sure (Photo)

It appears you have developed an area of necrosis or tissue death in the area between the belly button and scar. This is the result of marginal blood... READ MORE

Is Yellow Drainage from my Incision Normal Two Weeks After a Tummy Tuck? (Photos)

Your pictures are helpful. This kind of drainage is not uncommon, and it is good that there is no odor, fever or pain. I looks to me as if the skin is... READ MORE

Is It Ok to Use Salt and Water on a Sore Throat After Rhinoplasty?

Gargling some salt water will not cause your swelling to increase. This close to your procedure suggests that the sore throat may be from the... READ MORE

How Many Time is Needed for the Tissue to Heal and to Be Ready for New Augmentation?

Your surgeon is correct to advise starting over after akkowing time to heal. I would follow his advice and leave the implants out 6 months. Good luck READ MORE

425 cc high profile implants placed under the muscle 6/12/17. Do I need a larger implant on the left side? (Photos)

Thank you for the question and the photos.Frankly, I can't see a lot of difference in size, but photos only show two dimensions. Never-the-less, i... READ MORE

Right breast implant mostly feels hard I can actually flex my breast.

Based on your description it sounds like a capsular contracture. I suggest you make an appointment with your plastic surgeon. If Singulaire and... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Gorman

William H. Gorman, MD has shared 85 before and after pictures with 111 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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Personal Statement

Dr. William H. Gorman is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon who has practiced medicine in Austin for thirty years. Whether it is something that has bothered you for years or a recent change in your body. Dr. Gorman is the best doctor in Austin to help you achieve your goals and expectations.

Board Certifications
Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
Memberships
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Consultation Fee

$50. Free consultation if you mention RealSelf.

Awards & Recognition
Professional Recognition:
Past President, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
RealSelf Top Doctor
Hospital Privileges
Dr. Gorman has hospital affiliations at Westlake Hills Medical Center; Arise: Seton; St.David.
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BA, The University of Texas - Austin
    Medical: MD, Texas Tech University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Center
    Residencies:
    General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

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5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Highly recommend!

Dr. Gorman did a great job removing the bags and dark circles under my eyes. HUGE difference and definitely worth it! The procedure was simple and not much down time at all. Bruising was pretty bad, bad I bruise very easily. My right eye incision had a tiny bump of scar tissue which he quickly set up an appointment to correct it.

5 out of 5 stars Lip Implants

Getting 4mm Permalip - Austin, TX

I don't normally write reviews, but I just can't understand why this dr doesn't have more positive reviews. Dr. Gorman and his staff are absolutely amazing. They are just genuinely nice people. There is not one person I have met at his office that I didn't love. Dr. Gorman takes so much time during your consultation and makes sure he answers all of your questions, and Margaret, his office manager, is just awesome. She too talked to me like she had all the time in the world. She was so sweet and I really valued her opinion. I found her to be so helpful. She is just a great person. I am extremely happy with my decision to get lip implants with Dr. Gorman. He did a wonderful job and I am completely happy with my results. After my surgery, I went back and got Dysport with the P.A., Lauren. I am new to the Austin area, but I have been getting Dysport for 6 years now and was a little hesitant to try someone new, but Lauren is also amazing. She was thorough and asked me exactly what I wanted. The results are perfect. I couldn't be happier. She is so sweet, caring and gentle. I love her so much. I am so glad with my decision to use this office. Everyone at Dr Gorman's office is so nice. I in no way felt they were just about getting my money. They genuinely just seemed like they wanted me to be happy. Thank you so much Dr Gorman and staff! I have had the best and most positive experience with y'all and I am so glad I found y'all!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Healing: What a LONG journey!!

Real Self...of course! ;)


Before and After Photos




Textured Silicone Implant Vs. Smooth Silicone Implant?

There will probably be some different opinions here, but this is my feeling based on 28 years of experience. Smooth implants are LESS likely to ripple... READ MORE

I Am 25 Years Old and my Skin on Face is Sagging Like an Old Person, What Do I Do? (photo)

My advice is to make an appointment with a board certified plastic surgeon. Based on his/her examination of you there will likely be several possible... READ MORE

Considering Getting Tummy Tuck at Post-Grad Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship Program in NYC, Is this the Right Route?

We all had to perform our first tummy tuck and when we did we were helped and taught by a professor. Also remember that the fellowship surgeons are... READ MORE

Why Are Drains Used in Breast Augmentation?

There are specific reasons for the use of drains, and the surgeon should best be able to determine the need. I do NOT use drains in breast... READ MORE

Do you know why this happened to my TT? My doctor said it's because I walked upstairs the first day or he is not sure (Photo)

It appears you have developed an area of necrosis or tissue death in the area between the belly button and scar. This is the result of marginal blood... READ MORE

Is Yellow Drainage from my Incision Normal Two Weeks After a Tummy Tuck? (Photos)

Your pictures are helpful. This kind of drainage is not uncommon, and it is good that there is no odor, fever or pain. I looks to me as if the skin is... READ MORE

Is It Ok to Use Salt and Water on a Sore Throat After Rhinoplasty?

Gargling some salt water will not cause your swelling to increase. This close to your procedure suggests that the sore throat may be from the... READ MORE

How Many Time is Needed for the Tissue to Heal and to Be Ready for New Augmentation?

Your surgeon is correct to advise starting over after akkowing time to heal. I would follow his advice and leave the implants out 6 months. Good luck READ MORE

425 cc high profile implants placed under the muscle 6/12/17. Do I need a larger implant on the left side? (Photos)

Thank you for the question and the photos.Frankly, I can't see a lot of difference in size, but photos only show two dimensions. Never-the-less, i... READ MORE

Right breast implant mostly feels hard I can actually flex my breast.

Based on your description it sounds like a capsular contracture. I suggest you make an appointment with your plastic surgeon. If Singulaire and... READ MORE

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