Dr. William H. Gorman - Plastic Surgeon
About Dr. William H. Gorman
Dr. William H. Gorman is an experienced, board-certified plastic surgeon and founding member of Austin Plastic Surgery Institute. Dr. Gorman has been board certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) since November of 1985, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. His main priority as a doctor is the safety and comfort of his patients. He holds himself to the highest standards of ethical conduct and patient care by treating each and every patient as though he or she is a family member. Dr. Gorman strives to make the plastic surgery experience as pleasant as possible, and his extensive skills and qualifications give patients confidence that he will achieve the results they desire.
Throughout his 30-year career in plastic surgery, Dr. Gorman has performed thousands of procedures. He is highly skilled in a wide variety of cosmetic surgeries, including facial (nose surgery, facelift surgery), breast (augmentation, lift, reduction), butt (lift, augmentation), and body (liposuction, tummy tuck, fat transfer, body lift) procedures. Dr. Gorman is dedicated to the art and science of aesthetic plastic surgery, and he is involved in the latest cosmetic industry technology and research.
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Special Skills & Training
For the past 20 years, Dr. Gorman has been a clinical researcher for new devices in the field of plastic surgery. He is currently involved in a national study investigating new cohesive silicone gel breast implants, and he will be tracking the progress of 250 of his Austin patients with these new implants over a 10-year period. Dr. Gorman ensures he is ahead of the curve on the latest techniques and technologies to achieve optimal results for his patients.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 1981-1983
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency
University of Texas Health Science Center, 1975-1979
San Antonio, TX
General Surgery Residency
Texas Tech University School of Medicine, 1972- 1975
The University of Texas at Austin, 1967-1972
Degree: B.A., M.Ed.
West Texas State University, 1965-1967
Member: Beta Beta Beta Honorary Biological Society, Sigma Nu Social Fraternity
Tascosa High School, 1963-1965
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
- The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS).
- Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Past-President
- Austin Society of Plastic Surgeons, Past-President
- Medical Advisory Board of Austin’s Breast Cancer Resource Center, Member
- American College of Surgeons
- Austin Smiles- Founding Member
- Texas Medical Association
- Travis County Medical Society
Dr. Gorman is one of the founding members and a former board member of the non-profit organization, Austin Smiles, putting his plastic surgery experience to use for this great cause. He regularly goes on mission trips and has corrected cleft lip and other birth abnormalities for hundreds of children in third-world countries. In addition, Dr. Gorman devotes his time to countless other prestigious organizations.
Gorman, William H. M.D. Plastic Surgery of the Breast. Presentation at the Texas Association of Surgical Technologists, Austin, TX, 2009.
Gorman, William H. M.D. My Five Year Experience with the Mentor CPG Implant. Presentation at the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Austin, TX, 2008.
Gorman, William H. M.D. The True Value of Plastic Surgery. Presentation at the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Dallas, TX, 2007.
Gorman, William H. M.D. The Use of Tissue Expanders in Plastic Surgery. Presentation at the American Society of Hand Surgery and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hawaii, 1984.
A North Texan, Dr. Gorman was born and raised in Amarillo, TX, but loves living and working in Austin. Dr. Gorman and his lovely wife, Nancy, have 3 adoring children (Christine, Robert, and Ashleigh), and now have 4 wonderful grandchildren (John, Rory, Hawk and Greta), who he enjoys spending time with when he is not working. Also, before his children were born, from 1970-1972, Dr. Gorman proudly served in the Army National Guard, the 111th Medical Company, at Camp Mabry, TX as a Medic.
“I could not be more grateful to Dr. Gorman for going above and beyond with my mother’s procedure. In the midst of a terrible accident that required plastic surgery, Dr. Gorman stepped in heroically. The accident was such a confusing and painful time, and the only thing that gave me comfort was knowing that Dr. Gorman was in charge. Dr. Gorman is, without a doubt, THE most caring, professional, and talented physician – of any specialty – that I have had the pleasure and honor of knowing. The results of his procedures are outstanding, exceeding all expectations. He truly cares for his patients and makes you feel like family. You are confident every step of the way knowing that you are in his hands. Make sure to check out their beautiful new location at 4701 Bee Caves Rd. Ste. 202 – they just moved!”
“Everyone is so amazing at this office from front desk to clinic-felt right at home I wanted to thank Margaret for being there for me like a long time friend would have! Thank you Erin as well so easy to talk to! And of course surgery center and Dr Gorman full of compassion and wonderful bed side manner all the way around. I couldn’t be happier! You guys rock!!!”
“I was always against implants until I saw some excellent real looking and feeling implants. I would ask who they went to and they would all say Gorman. So I went to him and have NO REGRETS what so ever! I started with a very small B?”
“Dr. William Gorman is phenomenal surgeon. He has always been honest and upfront with me about everything especially regarding the procedure that I was interested in including the negatives, but encouraging at the same time. Dr. Gorman’s confidence gave me confidence so I moved forward with my surgery. My surgery went more than well. My recovery was such a smooth transition and that was because of Margaret, whom is the office manager and also nurse for Dr. Gorman. Margaret understood what I was feeling and experiencing, physically and emotionally. Overall, my experience with Dr. Gorman, Margaret, his staff and most importantly the procedure was perfect. “
“Dr. Gorman is knowledgeable, understanding, talented, and experienced. After 4 births it was time for me to get my body back. I went to 3 different physicians before talking to Dr. G and in the end he was a perfect fit. He has been doing all types of procedures for a very long time and you can tell he is a humble and generous man who has seen it all. I went forward with my tummy tuck surgery and my husband and I could not be happier. His staff is amazing and Margaret who is his nurse/patient coordinator, will be like a big sister for you throughout the whole process. Two thumbs up!”
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Dr. William H. Gorman is an experienced and talented board-certified plastic surgeon and Founding Member of the Austin Plastic Surgery Institute.