Dr. Mahlon Kerr, MD

Dr. Mahlon Kerr, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mahlon Kerr, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

Synergy Plastic Surgery

11200 Manchaca Rd Ste 201

Austin, TX 78748
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • Humana
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Health Systems
  • Texas True Choice
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Kerr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
more than 63% of peers
Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 31% of peers
more than 22% of peers

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Dr. Kerr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kerr "Dr. Mahlon Kerr is a board-certified plastic surgeon at Synergy Plastic Surgery. He is known for his consistent results and warm, approachable manner. Dr. Kerr prides himself on creating detailed surgical plans that reflect each patient's individual vision of beauty. Dr. Kerr specializes in breast enhancement, body contouring, and facial plastic surgery. He also offers a full menu of medical spa skin care services. Popular options available at his practice include breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, liposuction, facelifts, and tummy tucks as well as non-surgical treatments like injectable fillers and Botox Cosmetic. Please visit him online for a full list of available procedures."


  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Deviated Septum
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles


  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Laceration Repair
  • Liposuction
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Oregon
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Oregon Health And Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Nevada At Reno
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) research grant (Univ. Oregon – Molecular Genetics),
  • National Institute of Health (NIH) research scholarship (OHSU – Rib Fractures),
  • • American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Best Research Presentation--Congenital Section.(ASPS Sr. Res. Conf., Anaheim Ca.),
Media & Publications
  • Laser-assisted indocyanine green angiography (LA-ICGA) and DIEP breast reconstruction., 2010
  • Reduction of the Hypertrophic Nipple Following Total Skin Sparing Mastectomy., 2008
  • The Retrograde Limb of the Internal Mammary Vein: An Additional Outflow Vessel in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction., 2009
  • Marjolin's Ulcer: Modern analysis of an ancient problem., 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kerr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kerr to family and friends
based on 26 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Kerr's Performance

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Answers Questions
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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I met with Dr. Kerr for a consultation regarding a mommy makeover. While I really liked his staff, I found him to be arrogant and distrustful. I didn't feel that he lent his expertise as to how I could minimize the surgery on my problem areas, but that he just went with whatever I said I thought I...more
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