At Westlake Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery we believe that everyone deserves to feel confident in their appearance, which is why our plastic surgeons are committed to helping patients achieve their desired look. Patients come to our convenient Austin, Lamar Central, Round Rock, and Houston locations to undergo the latest techniques practiced under the hands of our highly experienced surgeons.
Meet Our Surgeons
The surgeons at Westlake Dermatology are specialists who are trained in plastic surgery and facial plastic surgery.
Amy Bekanich, MD, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, ompleted a 5-year surgical residency training with 2 years exclusively in plastic surgery. Dr. Bekanich furthered her focus in aesthetic surgery & fat grafting in the capital of cosmetic surgery, Miami, Florida where she completed additional fellowship training in aesthetic surgery with Dr. Michael Salzhaeur, “Dr. Miami”, in Bay Harbour Islands. She has a passion for assisting patients in their journey to help transform their lives and feel like themselves again. Dr. Bekanich sees patients and performs surgeries at our Westlake Dermatology Domain Northside location.
Chuma Chike-Obi, MD, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, completed a six-year residency with the Division of Plastic Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and Affiliate hospitals in Houston, Texas. Dr. Chike-Obi has published numerous articles in plastic surgery and his work has been presented at a variety of professional meetings nationally and internationally since 2007. Dr. Chike-Obi specializes in various plastic surgery procedures including breast augmentation, facelift, blepharoplasty, liposuction, reconstructive breast surgery, and rhinoplasty. Dr. Chike-Obi sees patients and performs surgeries at our Westlake Dermatology Downtown Austin location.
Minas Constantinides, MD, FACS, Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon, joined Westlake Dermatology after practicing facial plastic and reconstructive surgery in Manhattan, New York City for 21 years. Dr. Constantinides received his baccalaureate with honors in Biochemistry from Brown University and his M.D. from Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons. He underwent specialty training at Harvard in general surgery and at NYU in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. Dr. Constantinides has published more than 60 scientific articles and book chapters focusing on facial plastic surgery and is a sought-after lecturer for his expertise in rhinoplasty. Dr. Constantinides sees patients and performs surgeries at our Westlake Dermatology Lamar Central location.
Cameron Craven, MD, FACS, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, completed a six-year integrated residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, which is recognized as one of the top 15 medical schools in the United States. During his training, Dr. Craven gained extensive experience in all areas of plastic surgery including cosmetic surgery, hand and microvascular surgery, reconstructive surgery, burns, trauma and surgery for congenital abnormalities. Dr. Craven sees patients and performs surgeries at our Westlake Dermatology Westlake location.
Cameron Erickson, MD, Plastic Surgeon, obtained his medical degree at the Northeast Ohio Medical University where he graduated in the top 5% of his class.After medical school, he was selected to complete his plastic surgery residency at the University of Texas – Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. During his tenure, UT Southwestern was consistently ranked the #1 plastic surgery training program in the country. He is recognized for his extraordinary ability to produce lasting change while keeping his results exceedingly natural. His surgical philosophy is simple: to achieve the most natural, subtle, and yet effective result. Dr. Erickson sees patients at our River Oaks location.
Kristy Hamilton, MD, FACS is a Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in Houston, Texas. Dr. Hamilton creates a customized, tailored experience for her patients to achieve their aesthetic goals. She completed a rigorous six-year residency training program in plastic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine to become a plastic surgeon skilled in cosmetic surgery, microsurgery, hand and reconstructive surgery, trauma reconstruction, and pediatric plastic surgery for congenital abnormalities. Dr. Hamilton sees patients and performs surgeries at our West University location.
Timothy McGee, MD, FACS, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, has practiced plastic surgery for more than 18 years in all areas of the field, including cosmetic surgery and reconstructive breast and facial surgery. Dr. McGee is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He has numerous hospital affiliations in the Round Rock and greater Austin areas and is a member of the American Society of plastic Surgeons, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American College of Surgeons and Austin Smiles. Dr. McGee sees patients and performs surgeries at our Round Rock location.
Jonathan Nathan, MD is a Board Cetified Plastic Surgeon with over ten years of rigorous training. He has specialized training in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery, and Facial Plastic Surgery. Dr. Nathan completed his undergraduate studies at Southern Methodist University, medical school studies at Texas Tech University, and plastic and reconstructive surgery training at Loyola University in Chicago. He enjoys a full spectrum practice that includes aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, body, and cancer reconstruction after removal of skin cancer as well as breast cancer reconstruction. Dr. Nathan sees patients at our University Park location.
A cosmetic consultation is an important step in the process of making decisions for a plastic surgery procedure. During your consultation, we will discuss the treatment options, answer any of your questions, and go over pricing and payment options. Complimentary consultations are available with our cosmetic consultant team either in-person at select locations or through an online/virtual visit. Our physicians are also available for consultations (for a fee).
“I loved my entire experience at Westlake Dermatology. I felt important and educated throughout the entire cosmetic surgery process. No detail was overlooked in making each patient feel valued and I was confident knowing I’d be in Dr. Craven’s gifted hands.” — Kelly T.
“A BIG thank you to Dr.Chike-Obi and his staff for one of the most professional and people oriented experiences I have ever had in the medical field. It started when I was greeted at the front desk for my consultation. Not only did Dr.Chike-Obi do an unbelievably great job on my procedures, he most importantly put my best interest first at all times. I am already seeing amazing results and it’s been only two weeks. I will definitely recommend Westlake Dermatology Downtown Austin to all of my friends. Thank you again Dr.Chike-Obi, Jen and Jeannie!” — Jeannie F.
“Dr. Constantinides is the nicest and most thorough doctor I have ever seen. He is very personable, kind and intelligent. He really wants to get to the bottom of things to make sure that the surgical outcome is good. I’ve already given 6 people his name.” — Karen B.
“Dr. McGee took time with me and answered all my questions. He makes me feel at ease talking to him.” — Patricia M.
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