M. Scott Haydon MD

West Lake Hills, TX, US
M. Scott Haydon MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

I am committed to providing the highest level of surgical skill with attention to detail to achieve results that exceed expectations. It is important my patients feel like they are involved in the process. Over the last 15 years I have molded by practice into procedures that I am most passionate about. As a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, I continually strive to achieve excellence. I attend meetings and review journals to maintain a cutting edge for my patients.

Practice Specialization

My most commonly performed procedures are breast surgeries, including breast augmentation, lifts, reductions and cancer reconstruction. I employ a special preoperative assessment and detailed measurements in breast augmentation consultations to determine an ideal implant size. This system along with precise surgical technique results in minimal pain and the ability to return to normal activities the very next day. I utilize a short scar “lollipop” incisions to minimize unsightly scars and provide a better long term shape for most of my reductions and lifts. It’s very common for me to perform a lift and augmentation at the same time. Since breast augmentation has been around since the 1970s, a large percentage of our patients are revisions and implant exchanges. Modern day implants have revolutionized breast augmentation and fortunately have very low risk of reoperation.

Other commonly performed cosmetic surgery involves body contouring. The popular mommy makeover was coined to deal with areas of the body most affected by pregnancy. Abdominoplasty along with liposuction with PALS (power assisted liposuction) are performed by themselves or coupled with breast procedures to balance the entire body.

Facial rejuvenation with eyelid and brow lifts and face and neck lifts can restore a more youthful refreshed appearance. Rhinoplasty can be done for nasal reshaping and to improve breathing.

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Background & Certification

Professional Background

Dr. Haydon received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1994, and then served a six year general surgery residency at Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport. He then returned to Texas to complete a two year plastic surgery fellowship at the internationally acclaimed University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Immersed in plastic surgery while working with many of the recognized leaders in the field, he developed a particular interest in cosmetic surgery as well as skin cancer and breast cancer reconstruction. Dr. Haydon continues to be committed to providing cancer patients with aesthetically pleasing reconstructive procedures which contribute to a heightened self-esteem.

Fellowship: Plastic Surgery
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Resident: General Surgery
Louisiana State University Medical Center
Shreveport, LA

May 1994
Degree: M.D.
The University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

May 1990
Degree: Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance
The University of Texas
Austin, TX

Awards & Honors

American Burn Association, Robert Linberg Award, April 1992 Co-Recipient
Class President, University of Texas Medical Branch, 1992, 1993
Outstanding House Staff, Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1997
Distinguished Surgeon of the Year, 2009
America’s Top Plastic Surgeons, 2009

Affiliations & Memberships

Society Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha
American College of Surgeons
American Society for Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Austin Smiles
Texas Medical Association
Travis County Medical Society
Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, University of Texas
Phi Beta Pi Medical Fraternity, University of Texas Medical Branch
University of Texas Alumni Association, Life Member

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

APSI's Plastic Surgery Center offers the best quality medical care, improved aesthetic results and the widest range of surgery procedures available in one practice. From tummy tucks to facelifts, we are guaranteed to have a procedure that is right for you.

"Ask a Question" Responses

Breast swelling and PVT

Five years ago I had an implant removed and had a bilateral lift and replacement implants in both breasts. I've been experiencing intermittent...

Sorry for your trouble. That is very confusing. The portal vein is not related to the breast and so it's hard to imagine how the two would be...

Breast augmentation replacement implants mini tummy tuck lipo flanks stomach scared how long to recover ?

I am having replacement breast augmentation with lift also lipo flanks and stomach mini tummy tuck. I am in great health also I had 2 c sections 8...

My guess is that it will be about 2 weeks before you are driving and running a lot of errands. Pain is mainly from the muscle plication with the TT...

Black scab on areola after breast lift.

I believe the skin on my areola is dying after a breast lift, will new skin grow underneath the black scab?

Thanks for your question. The black scab can be simply dried blood or it can be dead skin. The extent of this can only be determined with an exam...

I had my breast augmentation 4 weeks ago and the implants are a little too close to each other. Are they going to stretch out naturally or is there something I could do to help?

I told my surgeon that I want my breasts not to be too far apart, and I've been wearing the band on my surgical bra quite tight to make them drop...

Thanks for your question. Your surgeon is the best person to direct your care. I don't ever have people press outward b/c the last thing you want is...

I'm an Ironworker and really want to get breast implants

I'm an ironworker and would love to get breast implants, but I don't know if that would be safe for the line of work I do. I'm afraid that they would...

Absolutely you can have implants. The recovery period will be critical to allow everything to heal so that you can do all the work that you are...

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