Austin Plastic Surgeon
11200 Manchaca Rd., Bldg. 2, Ste. 201
Austin, Texas 78748 US
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Brazillian Butt LIft starting at $5800
Tummy Tucks Starting at $3900 (mini)
Breast Augmentation starting at $4299
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5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

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I had several consultations for a mommy makeover in Austin. Just my consultation with Dr. Kerr and his staff was the most professional and thorough out of all of them. Dr. Kerr really listens and takes the time to explain the procedures like none of the other doctors did. I have my surgery date in three weeks and I am so excited! Update! Surgery was a success and I couldn't be more thrilled with the results! Dr. Kerr is a magician!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

I Am IN LOVE with my Results! I Have Saline Implants! 425 Cc, High Profile! :D - Round Rock, TX

I have to say that Dr. Kerr is one of the best doctors I know, he is very kind and knows exactly what he is doing! I would and do recommend him to anyone who wants a breast augmentation, or anything else done! He is very polite and true gentlemen. His work is excellent!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

450cc Silicone Under the Muscle - Austin, TX

Yelp, Google, YP, and Realself (5 stars each). After multiple consultations with a plethora of PS, I knew Dr. Kerr of Synergy Plastic Surgery was a cut above the rest. Dr Kerr, Tess, Melissa, and Ashley all made me feel confident and in good hands. My surgery was yesterday and, believe it or not, Dr. Kerr made the entire process a peice of cake for me. The girls are sore, but more like how you'd feel after over-doing it at the gym.. pics to come soon and I'll keep you posted on my progress.

5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

I did it!!! TT and BL - Round Rock, TX

So far - very good bedside manner and extremely good reviews from patients. Down to earth and seemingly knowledgable and competent. Great before and after pictures. Will say more as I have more contact with pre-op and post-op. Went to Pre-op appt today - really love my PS so far - he's so calm and collected and really positive. About three weeks ago, I called to ask some questions and the patient coordinator told me to email Dr Kerr directly! So I did - and within the hour he replied and told me he'd answer all my questions that evening. Sure enough - that night I got a response - and he answered every one of my 10 questions, thoughtfully! I was frankly stunned. Feeling so much better and at ease and confident that I'm in good hands! Three weeks post-op: I love my results, my doc, and his staff! I have had nothing but good experiences with them, I'm so grateful! I will never use any other plastic surgeon and I will sing his praises to everyone who is considering having work done. I'm 110% glad I chose Dr Kerr and Synergy Plastic Surgery!

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Recently the appearance of my nose really started looking uglier - Best Decision I Ever Made! - Austin, TX

Dr. Kerr and the staff at Synergy Plastic Surgery are truly amazing and unique. What I like about Dr. Kerr is that I can talk to him as he’s one of my friends and he "gets it"! He’s so down to earth but at the same time he’s extremely smart and professional. If you want to talk medical jargon he can to that, but if not; he’s up for that too! Also, his staff is ALWAYS in the best spirit. You’ll never find them without a smile on their faces. However, what really made a lasting impression on me was the amount of time Dr. Kerr spent with me during my initial consultation. First, we sat in his office and he took his time listening to me and what I wanted; I never felt rushed. I say he "gets it," because I always felt like Dr. Kerr and I were on the same team, he always understood what I was trying to convey. He made sure I understood the basics of the procedures before moving forward. I am truly grateful for the time and effort he dedicated to me and my procedure. He’s passionate about his work and never steers away from the plan. He’s simple, yet tremendously talented and I couldn’t be happier with my results! Regardless of whether it was the initial consultation, or a follow-up appointment; Dr. Kerr and the entire staff at Synergy Plastic Surgery made sure I always felt comfortable from the very beginning. My entire experience has been excellent and probably one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. Synergy Plastic Surgery definitely comes highly recommended!

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

42, Rhinoplasty...Bye Bye Big Nose :) - Round Rock, TX

Dr. Kerr and the whole office personal are completely professional and caring. They are knowledgeable and forthcoming. Dr. Kerr is patient and easy to talk to. He is always available to talk to. He was even on vacation and called me back when I had a question. He truly cares about how you feel and your goals.

Woohoo Mama's Getting Some Tata's - Round Rock, TX

I am a 29 year old mother of two. I never breast fed my babies but your boobs still change and never are the same regardless. Before I had kids I was uber confident with my body and really loved the way I looked. After my first child my nipples were bigger and looked weird on my B boobs. After my second child my boobs got so big that I had stretch marks and after they went down they are saggy...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck Revision

Trunkplasty After Major Weightloss - Round Rock, Tx

I have seen many good plastic surgeons in my nursing career, but none with Dr Kerr's sense of excellence!! From the moment I first became a patient of Dr. Kerr's, I felt as if I was the most important patient he had. From the beginning of the surgical process, I had his undivided attetion every time I saw him. He is patient, kind and in tune with a womans perception of beauty. I would recommend Dr Kerr to everyone seeking a very competent Board Certified plastic surgeon. I have been an operating room nurse for more than two decades. After having worked with Dr Kerr for more than two years, I can testify to the quality of his work and the diversity of his talents.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Perky Breasts! -Austin, TX

Very kind and professional! Answered all my questions! I emailed him and he got right back to me. Tons of great reviews and pictures. Highly recommended from my OB.

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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery


American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

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Awards & Recognition

RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Kerr has hospital affiliations at St Davids Hospitals in the Austin/Round Rock area.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical: MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General Surgery, University of Nevada Department of Surgery, Las Vegas
    Residency: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Utah Division of Plastic Surgery, Salt Lake City, UT

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Are you curious about breast implants or a combined breast augmentation with breast lift in Austin? If you are not yet ready to schedule a consultation, Synergy allows you to “test drive” implants during a private appointment with one of our experienced and welcoming patient coordinators. This casual appointment is a valuable opportunity for anyone who is exploring her breast implant options.Getting the Answers You NeedDuring your meeting, you will be able to discuss any questions you...


Spring is the beginning of many things: fresh new flowers, warmer weather, and perhaps a new you. As a board certified Austin plastic surgery specialist I think that one of optimal times for a plastic surgery patients to have breast augmentation, tummy tucks, face lifts rhinoplasty surgery, and mommy makeovers is in the late winter and early spring. Around From February until June we see an increase in patients seeking body contouring and breast procedures. I recommend that patients begin...


One of the perks of running Synergy MedSpa here at Synergy Plastic Surgery is that I get to try out the latest cutting edge products and treatments.I recently finished SkinMedica’s TNS Essential Serum 90 day challenge. Basically, you apply one pump of TNS Essential Serum twice daily for 90 days and the results have really been impressive resulting in improvement in my skin’s look and feelWhat is TNS Essential Serum? Its an all-in-one rejuvenating product. It combines over 110...


As I greeted my breast reconstruction patient yesterday morning she casually looked up at me and said, “I’m just like Angelina Jolie!” I hadn’t yet heard the morning news yet discussing Angelina’s decision to have a bilateral mastectomy with breast reconstruction for a genetic susceptibility to breast cancer so I replied to her husband that clearly that makes him “Brad Pitt” with a smile.All joking aside, at Synergy Plastic Surgery we pride ourselves as being active members of...


Breast augmentation remains one of the most popular procedures in America and at Synergy Plastic Surgery. According to statistics provided by the American Society of Plastic Surgery in 2012 Breast Augmentation procedures were performed on 286,000 women in the US alone. This was followed closely by rhinoplasty where 243,000 procedure where done.In my Austin, Texas practice I commonly perform both breast augmentation and rhinoplasty surgeries, and sometimes we even combine them into one...

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Is It Possible to Transfer Fat from Stomach to Buttocks?

Absolutely. This is commonly called a brazillian butt lift or BBL. I usually take fat from multiple areas in order to get enough for a larger buttock... READ MORE

Can You Recommend a Good Scar Treatment/Cream for Post Op Breast Augmentation?

In general time is the best treatment for surgical scars. Most scars will soften and fade within 6 months to a year. At my practice in Austin, Texas I... READ MORE

Pain pump vs no pain pump for Tummy Tuck? (Photo)

I think recovery from a tummy tuck is very patient specific. I have had mixed results with a pain pump. Some patients did great others needed much... READ MORE

Is it possible to fix my previous reduction and add firmness and perkiness to my breasts?

A revision of your reduction and a tummy tuck is absolutely possible. We do both operations a lot and typically it is much easier to get a good result... READ MORE

I'm 5'6 and 140 lbs. but I'd like to lose 10 more. Do I really need to be at my IDEAL weight before my Breast Augmentation?

In my opinion 10 lbs almost never makes a difference in breast augmentation patients. I would go for it. Good luck! READ MORE

NHS General Surgeon Refuses to Repair my Diastasis Recti Because It Will Create More Problems for Me Than Its Worth- True?

In general I think general surgeons have a lot of experience with hernias and little to no experience with rectus diastasis and the type of fascial... READ MORE

Risks With Having Liposuction If Eventually I Want to Have Children?

Liposuction is fine before pregnancy. It's always possible that you can develop loose skin or stretch marks with pregnancy but most women do just fine... READ MORE

What Can One Expect From Recovery for Breast Implant Revision Surgery?

You are correct that implant revision surgery is typically much easier than the first augmentation recovery. Because the muscle and pocket are already... READ MORE

Is a Mid-face Lift a Problem when a Person Has Dentures?

Having dentures is ok if you considering a facial rejuvenation procedure like a mid-facelift. At my Austin, Texas area plastic surgery practice I... READ MORE

Is 7 Days Too Early to Remove Stitches for Upper Blepharoplasty?

At my Austin, Texas area plastic surgery practice I typically remove upper eyelid sutures at about 5-7 days if I am not using resorbable sutures.... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Kerr

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How to Save Money on Plastic Surgery

Dr. Mahlon Kerr discusses the cost of plastic surgery. Patients should consider financing options or bundling treatments together in order to save. WATCH VIDEO

Body Lift After Weight Loss

Dr. Mahlon Kerr explains why body contouring is popular among weight loss patients. WATCH VIDEO

Is SAFE Lipo Actually Safer Than Other Liposuction Procedures?

Dr. Mahlon Kerr explains what SAFE Lipo means and how it can benefit qualified patients. WATCH VIDEO

The Key to Achieving a Natural-Looking Facelift Is Using This Technique

Dr. Mahlon Kerr explains that a proper facelift should be performed by pulling the muscles beneath the skin, NOT the skin by itself. WATCH VIDEO

Do I Need to Get Implants With a Breast Lift?

Dr. Mahlon Kerr explains how likely it is for a woman to receive a breast lift separate from a breast augmentation. WATCH VIDEO

Men Want to Look Good, Too! These Are the Most Common Surgeries Men Are Requesting

Dr. Mahlon Kerr explains the biggest problem areas of men and how they are addressed. WATCH VIDEO

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