Meet Dr. Walters@headingTag>
Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Jules Walters, a native of New Orleans, specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. After nearly a decade of intense surgical training and learning from experts in the field, Dr. Walters returned home to New Orleans and joined Khoobehi & Associates. He performs the latest treatments in both cosmetic surgery, as well as nonsurgical skin rejuvenation. Dr. Walters approaches every procedure with an aesthetic sense and believes that dedication to detail is of the utmost importance. Patient safety and satisfaction are paramount, and Dr. Walters looks forward to having the opportunity to help you accomplish all of your plastic surgery goals in a warm, relaxing environment.
Skills and Specialties@headingTag>
Dr. Walters performs all aspects of cosmetic surgery, including facial plastic surgery such as facelifts, upper and lower blepharoplasty, endoscopic brow lift, and primary and revision rhinoplasty. He also has a special interest in nonsurgical facial rejuvenation that includes fat grafting for the cheeks and lips, soft tissue fillers, laser treatments, and wrinkle relaxers such as BOTOX.
In addition to facial cosmetic treatments, Dr. Walters performs surgery for the breast and body. He offers breast augmentation surgery and breast lift surgery, as well as body contouring, liposuction, abdominoplasty, labiaplasty, and the Brazilian butt lift using the latest advancements in fat grafting technology. Dr. Walters received additional specialized training in breast reconstruction surgery, specifically performing the DIEP flap using microsurgery, as well as Mohs reconstruction for skin cancer.
Education and Training@headingTag>
Dr. Walters graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. After graduating from LSU Medical School in Shreveport, he was selected for a vigorous residency program in the Department of Surgery at LSU New Orleans. Dr. Walters excelled during his general surgery residency scoring the highest in his class on the in-service exam each year. His peers awarded him with the Outstanding Intern Award during his first year of training. He quickly developed an interest in plastic surgery and was selected for a plastic surgery research fellowship during his general surgery residency. During this time, he had the opportunity to travel across the country presenting his research to leaders in the field of plastic surgery. During his chief year, he was selected as Academic Chief Resident and was awarded the Professor’s Award for overall excellence in clinical performance as a chief general surgery resident.
Advanced Specialized Training@headingTag>
After completion of his general surgery residency, Dr. Walters completed a highly coveted 3-year plastic surgery residency at the University of Texas at Houston, training in the prestigious Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world. He trained at Memorial Hermann Hospital consistently recognized as one of the busiest trauma hospitals in the country. During his training, he quickly developed a substantial interest in aesthetic surgery. He had the opportunity to train with internationally recognized cosmetic surgeons learning the latest techniques in facial, breast, and body aesthetic surgery. Dr. Walters also developed a profound interest in breast reconstruction, including DIEP flap breast reconstruction, and trained at one of the top cancer centers in the world, MD Anderson Cancer Center. During his plastic surgery training, he performed over 200 microvascular breast and trauma reconstructions. Dr. Walters also has traveled internationally to provide reconstructive surgery to children born with congenital defects. He plans to continue these endeavors throughout his years of practice to continue to provide surgical care to those in need.
Dr. Walters is a published author and speaker and has presented at several conferences throughout the country. He currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.