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William Gerald (Jay) Austen, Jr., MD

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Chief, Division of Burn Surgery

  • Phone: 617-724-9922
Departments
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Surgery

Specialties

  • Cancer Center
  • Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Oncology
  • Breast Cancer
  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Vascular Malformations Program
  • Burn Services
  • Cleft Lip & Palate Program
Clinical Interests
Cosmetic surgery
Facial rejuvenation
Breast augmentation, Breast lift
Body contouring after weight loss
Rhinoplasty (nose) Surgery
Liposuction
Pediatric cleft lip and palate surgery
Craniofacial
Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
Fat grafting
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Royal Children's & Women's Hospital
Board Certifications
Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Migraine Surgery

W.G. (Jay) Austen Jr., MD, Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, discusses a cutting edge procedure done at Mass General: Plastic Surgery for Migraines.

Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital are using plastic surgery techniques to treat migraines

Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital are using leading-edge techniques such as nerve decompression to treat migraines.

Plastic surgery to treat migraines? It’s a reality.

Dr. Jay Austen, Jr, Mass General’s chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery, is using leading-edge techniques such as nerve decompression to help those who suffer from the most debilitating of these headaches.

New migraine treatment

Massachusetts General Hospital's Dr. Jay Austen is using plastic surgery techniques in a first of its kind treatment for migraines.

Plastic surgery techniques bring migraine relief

W.G. (Jay) Austen Jr., MD, Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, discusses how a plastic surgery procedure done at Mass General provides treatment for migraines.

Innovative surgery for migraines

Dr. Jay Austen, Jr, Mass General’s chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery, uses plastic surgery techniques to decompress nerves that trigger debilitating migraines.

Austen named chief of Burn Surgery

William (Jay) G. Austen, Jr., MD, was appointed chief of the MGH Division of Burn Surgery on March 24.

Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-724-9922
Fax: 617-726-8089

Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-724-9922
Fax: 617-726-8089

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