Meet the Doctor

A Board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive procedures of the breast, body, and face, Dr. Ethridge's practice is conveniently located in the heart of the downtown Fort Worth Medical District at 1622 8th Avenue.

Dr. Ethridge was recently awarded a Star-Telegram Fort Worthy for Best Cosmetic Surgery. He was named Top Doc by his peers in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery from 2009 to 2018.

In May 2011, The Fort Worth Business Press honored Dr. Ethridge as a member of their 2011 40 Under 40 class.

Raised in Fort Worth and having graduated from Trinity Valley School, Dr. Ethridge received his undergraduate education at the University of Texas at Austin. He continued his education at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston where he received M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Human Biological Chemistry and Genetics, his Medical Doctorate and numerous academic awards. Dr. Ethridge is also certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Ethridge received his formal training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and was honored with election into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.  He completed externships in cosmetic surgery at the prestigious Plastic Surgery Associates in Miami, Florida under the direction of Dr. James Stuzin, in microvascular surgery at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas and in cosmetic surgery at the Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute in Dallas, Texas under the direction of Dr. John Burns.

The author of numerous peer reviewed articles and book chapters, Dr. Ethridge holds a patent for a pharmaceutical use related to his years of research. He has presented multiple research papers and published articles on both local and national levels.

He has participated in Austin Smiles, an organization that provides reconstructive plastic surgery--- primarily cleft lip and palate repairs--- to children in various locations in Latin America.

In Brief

  • Graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, 1995
  • Holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Texas Medical Branch, 1999 and 2003, respectively
  • Medical Doctorate from the University of Texas Medical Branch, 2003
  • Graduate of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery program at the University of Texas Medical Branch, 2008
  • Externship in cosmetic surgery at the Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute in Dallas, Texas under the direction of Dr. John Burns, 2006
  • Externship in cosmetic surgery at the Plastic Surgery Associates in Miami, Florida under the direction of Dr. James Stuzin, 2007
  • Externship in microvascular surgery at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, 2007

Body Procedures

Morpheus8

Morpheus8 uses bipolar radio-frequency to resurface and tighten skin. It fractionally remodels and contours the face and body. Going deep into the skin and fat, it morphs the aging skin into a desirable smooth and sleek appearance. The Morpheus8 is...

BodyTite

BodyTite is a great solution for individuals who are looking to reduce fat without the saggy, wrinkly skin that results from weight loss or aging. BodyTite is a safe, effective, and gentle minimally invasive procedure that shapes, tightens, and lifts without the...

Brazilian Butt Lift

A butt lift procedure helps lift the buttocks, add volume, and enhance shape. The technique uses fat transfer to give you a more natural feel and appearance. Dr. Ethridge will remove excess fat from another part of the body, harvest it, and layer the fat cells by...

Mommy Makeover

Although having a baby is a wonderful experience, it can take a toll on a women's body. A Mommy Makeover is any combination of procedures aimed at reversing the changes to a mother's body caused by childbearing. The procedures associated with a Mommy Makeover can...

Thigh Lift

A thigh lift can improve leg appearance by reducing excess, sagging skin, and in some cases, fat, which results in a smoother, more contoured look.Incisions for thigh lifts are specially placed in natural body folds, in locations that allow clothing to cover your...

Arm Lift

Age and weight changes can cause the upper arms to droop and sag. An arm lift reshapes the arm by surgically removing excess skin and fat. Fluctuations in weight, growing older and even heredity can cause your arms to have a drooping, sagging appearance. Exercise may...

Liposuction

Liposuction can greatly improve shape and appearance of the body by removing fat from below the skin in unwanted areas.In general, women tend to store fat in the lower abdomen, hips, thighs, buttocks, and occasionally arms. Men, on the other hand, store fat in the...

Tummy Tuck

Excess stomach fat, stretch marks, and a sagging abdomen can be treated through a tummy tuck. This procedure can dramatically improve stomach shape and appearance. Excess fat in the lower abdomen is a common complaint for both men and women. Women have the additional...

Breast Procedures

Breast Augmentation

Small breasts and sagging breasts from pregnancy and breast-feeding can cause problems with self-esteem and confidence. Breast augmentation can combat this by increasing breast firmness and size.With breast-feeding and pregnancy, the skin becomes stretched and the...

Breast Lift

Sagging breasts occur naturally over time. A breast lift can improve the shape and appearance of breasts while restoring the nipple to its natural position.Sagging of the breast occurs naturally as the skin loses its elasticity. The loss of elasticity can result from...

Breast Reduction

Excessively large breasts can lead to stretch marks and painful bra grooves as well as back, shoulder, and neck pain. A breast reduction can help combat all these discomforts.This medical condition, known as macromastia, is also associated with stretch marks on the...

Breast Reconstruction

One in eight women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer. The loss of a breast can be devastating, but with modern medicine, breast reconstruction can be achieved.However, advances in early detection of breast cancer and better techniques for...

Facial Procedures

Morpheus8

Morpheus8 uses bipolar radio-frequency to resurface and tighten skin. It fractionally remodels and contours the face and body. Going deep into the skin and fat, it morphs the aging skin into a desirable smooth and sleek appearance. The Morpheus8 is...

FaceTite

FaceTite is a safe, gentle and effective procedure that provides dramatic improvement in skin laxity on the face and neck, similar to that of a mini face lift.  FaceTite utilizes minimally invasive radio-frequency energy and is performed under local anesthesia or...

Facial Fillers

XEOMIN (zee-oh-min) is a treatment option for adults with upper limb spasticity, cervical dystonia, and blepharospasm. The active ingredient in XEOMIN is a type of botulinum toxin called incobotulinumtoxinA. Merz, the maker of XEOMIN, uses a proprietary purification...

Nose Shaping

The nose is very important to facial aesthetic appearance. A well-designed rhinoplasty can dramatically improve beauty.The nose is possibly the most important structure on the face due to its forward position and visibility. Due to this, nasal shaping requires a...

Brow Lift

A sagging brow will cause the appearance of tired eyes, and even obscure the eyes. A brow lift can help reduce forehead wrinkles, make the eyes more visible, and give a more refreshed look to the upper face. In the most extreme of cases, this descent can actually...

Eyelid Surgery

Eyes are one of the first and most obvious areas of the face to show signs of aging. Eyelid surgery can dramatically improve the look of your eyes and produce an overall appearance of youthfulness.The outward signs of aging can often be seen initially in and around...

Face Lift

Face lift procedures help reverse facial aging and tighten the skin. With a well-performed face lift, you can look years younger without an unnaturally tight appearance.In the natural history of facial aging, the downward displacement of facial fat along with loss of...

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