Why Westlake Plastic Surgery?

Our Surgeon. Dr. Robert Caridi, MD, FACS

Cosmetic Surgeon AustinThe single most important decision you face when you decide to undergo cosmetic surgery is the surgeon who will perform the services you desire. So why Westlake Plastic Surgery? The expertise and personal qualities of Dr. Robert Caridi position him as an outstanding professional in the field of plastic surgery.

Dr. Caridi obtained surgical training from Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, a prestigious medical institution that is recognized as being a top learning facility and one of the best hospitals in the nation. He obtained seven years of surgical training, three in general surgery and four in plastic surgery. He has been performing plastic surgery in a private practice for almost 20 years.

Dr. Caridi is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Membership to these plastic surgery organizations assure you that Dr. Caridi continually meets the standards required to perform plastic surgery and is committed to adhering to a strict code of ethics. In essence, you can trust the services that he provides.

Dr. Caridi invites you to evaluate his record of accomplishments.  Learn more about his background and credentials.

Our Staff.

At Westlake Plastic Surgery, we take great pride in making sure that only the best of the best will take care of you—only doctors and nurses for us. Your destiny is determined by the quality of your caregivers. Drs. Caridi and Boysen are expert at their chosen specialties. Our nurses and ancillary staff are consummate professionals who really do care. The bottom line is that you can truly trust Westlake Plastic Surgery.


When you arrive at Westlake Plastic Surgery, we understand that concerns about safety will be on your mind. You can relax knowing that your safety and level of comfort are our primary concerns. Cosmetic surgery should start with true, basic medicine. Dr. Caridi and his anesthesiologist, Dr. James Wilson, are first and foremost medical doctors whose primary interests are your safety and well-being. They will strive to do everything in their power to ensure that the surgical care you receive is safe and comfortable.

Experience and Judgment.

Does your surgeon possess the experience that can only be obtained with years of practice? Always ask yourself the question, “Am I confident that the surgeon can handle any situation that may occur?” Every staff member at Westlake Plastic Surgery has substantial experience in the field of cosmetic surgery. We offer our patients world class plastic surgery services.


An excellent reputation in the medical field is priceless. Dr. Caridi has established a reputation for offering high-quality cosmetic surgery in a safe and comfortable environment. In addition to encompassing the skills required to perform plastic surgery, Dr. Caridi also possesses the personality and passion. His talent is two fold; he has exemplary judgment and an artistic eye. These qualities are critical to obtaining quality results.

Every staff member at Westlake Plastic Surgery is committed to the highest standards of care, and they take great pride in their long-standing safety record.

Private Operating Facility.

When you choose Westlake Plastic Surgery, all services are performed in our own private, in-office operating facility. We are fully certified by the leading certification body in the country (AAAASF). The Certifier/Doctor who recently visited our practice was shocked at how remarkable our track record has been. No part of your cosmetic surgery is performed in a hospital where you are subjected to germs and other unpleasant attributes that are typically associated with hospitals. Our private center offers a dedicated and professional team that will follow you through every stage of your procedure with care and precision.

Anesthesia Services.

Dr. James Wilson is Westlake Plastic Surgery’s board certified anesthesiologistSurgery and anesthesia go hand-in-hand. The staff at Westlake Plastic Surgery understands that many patients have a fear of anesthesia. We employ a full-time Board Certified Anesthesiologist, Dr. James Wilson, who has provided anesthesia services for over thirty years!  Because we offer appropriate anesthesia services to our patients, you can rest assured that your procedure will be performed safely and pain-free. We enjoy a flawless track record when it comes to anesthesia.

We have a 100% cosmetic boutique practice.

Westlake Plastic Surgery agrees with the old adage that “practice makes perfect.” Since cosmetic plastic surgery is the only service we provide, you receive exceptional personal service according to your own special needs. From the minute you walk through our door you are treated as a guest in our home. We are cosmetic plastic surgery in Central Texas.


We believe that we offer tremendous value at Westlake Plastic Surgery. Our fees are very competitive when you consider the quality of the surgeon and the staff. World class professionals and a fully certified operative facility right here in Austin, Texas! Two doctors and two nurses on every case! No cutting corners, no smoke and mirrors, and no compromise when it comes to your health and safety. At Westlake Plastic Surgery, you know what you are getting. Can you say the same elsewhere?

Finally, we are friendly and fun!

Although we take our business and your safety very seriously, we want your experience to be memorable and fun. From the moment you call our office to schedule a consultation, we build a relationship with you that extends beyond your surgery. We look forward to starting this relationship with you today!

An educated consumer is our best customer. We encourage you to do your homework and ask questions. We have worked diligently to develop a website that should provide all the information you need to prepare for surgery at our office. If there is something we missed, feel free to ask us questions. We are here for you and are available to answer all your questions openly and honestly.