MEET DR. THEUNISSEN

Dr. Taylor Theunissen is a board-certified plastic surgeon at Theunissen Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of Baton Rouge. He specializes in breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, labiaplasty, mommy makeovers, breast reconstruction, rhinoplasty, and more. In addition to having 10+ years of experience in private practice, Dr. Theunissen is also an associate clinical faculty member for LSU and Tulane University.

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Dr. Theunissen is an active member of The American Board of Plastic Surgery, The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and The American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery. These groups include Worldwide Leaders in Plastic Surgery and the Highest Standards of Patient Safety.

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

Award-Winning Expertise

Dr. Theunissen is among the best award-winning board-certified plastic surgeons in Baton Rouge. Some honors include:

 

  • Castle Connelly’s Top Doctors
  • Top 10 Doctors Louisiana awards
  • Favorite Plastic Surgeon in Baton Rouge 2022
  • He is also published in the New Orleans Journal.

MEET DR. THEUNISSEN

Dr. Taylor Dr. Taylor Theunissen is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Baton Rouge. In addition to 10+ years in private practice, Dr. Theunissen is also an Associate Clinical Faculty for LSU and Tulane University.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Dr. Theunissen is an active member of The American Board of Plastic Surgery, The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and The American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery. These groups include Worldwide Leaders in Plastic Surgery and the Highest Standards of Patient Safety.

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

AWARD-WINNING EXPERTISE

Dr. Theunissen is among the best award-winning board-certified plastic surgeons in Baton Rouge. Some honors include:

  • Castle Connelly’s Top Doctors
  • Top 10 Doctors Louisiana awards
  • Favorite Plastic Surgeon in Baton Rouge 2022
  • He is also published in the New Orleans Journal.

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

Dr. Theunissen not only cares for his patients while striving to deliver the best plastic surgery Baton Rouge can offer, but he also cares for his community. He has spent hundreds of hours volunteering for the community. More recently, he has used his surgical talent with the Cleft Medical Mission Trip to help the children of Guanajuato, Mexico suffering from cleft palate syndrome.

  • Cleft Medical Mission Trip – Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Instructor – Suture Lab
  • High School Team Physicals
  • Instructor – Cadaver Lab, Joint Anatomy
  • Assistant Team Physician – McNeese State University
  • Instructor – Basic Life Support, Death and Dying Elective, Day for Docs, Camp Tiger Counselor

 

EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS

  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Bachelor of Science 1999
  • Louisiana State University, New Orleans, Louisiana, Doctor of Medicine 2003
  • Louisiana State University, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orthopedic Surgery Residency 2008
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Residency 2010
  • Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, Craniofacial Plastic Surgery Fellowship 2011

Dr. Theunissen travels regularly and meets regularly with reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgeons to teach and exchange surgical information and techniques. He is constantly refining his methodology and operates with some of the most advanced technology on the market.

 

THE BENEFITS OF CHOOSING DR THEUNISSEN AS YOUR PLASTIC SURGEON

Dr. Theunissen is a cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon. He has extensive training in craniofacial, reconstructive, and microsurgery.

Reconstructive surgery can be complex, requiring advanced skills. Dr. Theunissen’s comfort, confidence, and predictability with these advanced reconstructive techniques have become powerful tools often adapted to his procedures.

Unfortunately, many doctors claim to be “cosmetic surgeons” but lack training, expertise, and board certification. Therefore, seeking treatment from a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon is imperative when exploring cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Theunissen is an active member of multiple professional organizations and memberships, including worldwide leaders in plastic surgery and the highest patient safety standards. Dr. Theunissen’s experience with complex reconstructive procedures allows him to safely and predictably achieve excellent results.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM YOUR CONSULTATION

Dr. Theunissen understands opting for plastic surgery in Baton Rouge is a big step, and it can often be uncomfortable. This is why he takes it upon himself and his staff to make his new and existing patients feel as comfortable and informed as possible. He thoroughly listens to every patient’s questions and concerns because he realizes most patients do not want to go to multiple surgeons or go through the process numerous times.

During your initial consultation, you will sit down with Dr. Theunissen to discuss your plastic surgery goals in detail. Once your questions and concerns are answered, Dr. Theunissen will discuss the best surgical techniques to achieve your desired results.

Dr. Theunissen’s cosmetic surgery patients are seen at his office at 5233 Dijon Drive, Baton Rouge, LA, near Essen and Perkins. This is also the facility where cosmetic surgical procedures are performed. In addition, our office retains a full-time Board Certified Anesthesiologist who will ensure the highest level of safety during your process.