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About DrYoungForever

Robert N. Young, MD, FACS, one of San Antonio's leading Board Certified Plastic Surgeons is " DrYoungForever".

For over 30 years Dr. Young has been helping San Antonio men and women enhance themselves through plastic surgery. After retiring from the military in 1990, Dr. Young decided to create his own cosmetic practice. He had the bold, cutting-edge vision of opening his own location that included a fully accredited Surgery Center, an accomplishment that was one of the first in South Central Texas. He was the founder of Aesthetic Enhancement but is now at a new Surgery Center that is modern and  full of new procedures such as InMode and Morpheus. 

Another innovative decision he made was to specialize. While staff members with specialized training were recruited to perform services at his laser center, he knew he wanted to concentrate on the surgical procedures he excelled at. Over the years, this has lead to his being widely referred to as "the breast doctor of San Antonio", and with the superb reputation that has been passed from patient.

We know when you're making the decision on who to select for your cosmetic plastic surgery, many things go into your final choice. Education counts, experience counts, and perhaps what counts most of all is the results that person consistently achieves. Some put emphasis on personality or "bedside manner", but in the end, what you want most is a great result. Dr. Young has performed over 10,000 breast enhancement surgeries and has thousands who proudly display his results!  We who know him best like to say, "he may be a man of few words, but is certainly one with incredible talent."

What you'll get from a consultation with Dr. Young is his honest opinion of whether a procedure will give you the results you want. When he meets with you, he quickly assesses what is needed because he has successfully treated so many patients. His staff of highly trained and experienced RN's guide you through the process of learning, choosing and preparing for your procedure(s). 

When you have your surgery with Dr. Young, you'll get the benefit of his outstanding reputation. His experience, expertise and skill in the field of plastic surgery are what will help you achieve Beautiful Results!


Experience - Skill - Expertise


Dedicated to


Robert Neal Young, MD, FACS - Board Certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in Breast Enhancement

Professional Work History

1966  San Antonio native graduated Robert G. Cole High School

1970  United States Military Academy at West Point Graduate

            Officers Basic Course in Air Defense Artillery

            Airborne School and Ranger School

            Platoon Leader, Homestead AFB
1975  Medical degree from Tulane Medical School

1976  Internship - Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston 

1980  General Surgery Residency - BAMC 

1982  Plastic Surgery Fellowship - Wm Beaumont Army Medical Ctr 

1982  Staff Plastic Surgeon & Consultant to the Burn Unit BAMC  

1989  Chief of Plastic Surgery, Brooke Army Medical Center

1990  Retired from U.S. Military

1990  Established private practice

Major Accomplishments

Dr. Robert N. Young was one of the first in the area to utilize minimally invasive endoscopic surgical procedures to reduce scarring, reduce post-surgical pain, and give the best aesthetic results possible.

Dr. Young was one of the first in South Central Texas to design, construct and operate his own private AAAASF accredited outpatient Surgery Center exclusively for plastic surgery.


Because of his outstanding reputation, Dr. Young was one of a select group of prominent surgeons selected by Mentor to perform surgeries with silicone implants for a nationwide study of the safety of silicone during the nearly 15 year ban of silicone implants. His participation has been instrumental in the development of the newer style implants which increase safety for patients. 

Professional Memberships & Affiliations:

  • Board Certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS Diplomate)

  • Member, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)

  • Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

  • Member, Texas Medical Society (TMS)

  • Member, San Antonio International Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (SAISPRS)

  • Member, American Institute of Plastic Surgeons (AIPS)

  • Member, Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons

  • Bexar County Medical Society (BCMS)

  • Surgery Center Accreditation by the American Association for Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF)

Awards for Excellence:


  • "10 Best" Plastic Surgeon in Texas

  • America's Top Breast Surgeon, 2016

  • America's Top Surgeon, 2016

  • Doctor's Choice Awards

Continuing Education Training, Workshops & Seminars

Dr. Young regularly attends trainings where new techniques and methods are discussed and taught, using the most effective, proven techniques available to help achieve the best aesthetic results possible.


Each year Dr. Young attends multiple conferences and trainings held by the leading aesthetic and plastic surgery societies to keep current in his field.

Why choose Dr. Young as your surgeon?

Feel good about your decision to have surgery with a surgeon who is skilled, experienced, and an accomplished, recognized leader in his profession.  Dr. Young takes his work of creating beauty very serious.


Here’s what you should know about him:


  • Dr. Young is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

  • 30 years of cosmetic surgery experience in his own San Antonio private practice.

  • Acknowledged as a leader in breast augmentation surgery in San Antonio.

  • He was a pioneer in minimally-invasive techniques.

  • Dr. Young uses the most effective techniques available to help you achieve the results you desire.

  • Attends multiple training and conferences in plastic surgery each year to keep current in his field.

  • Dr. Young’s reputation for achieving remarkable results brings patients from all over the country.

  • One of small group of leading surgeons across the US selected to study safety of silicone implants.

  • He was instrumental in the development of newer style implants which increase safety for patients.

  • One of the first plastic surgeons in SA to establish his own accredited Surgery Center as founder of Aesthetic Enhancement.

  • All surgeries are performed in Dr. Young’s own state-of-the-art cosmetic Surgery Center.

  • Surgery Center is equipped with the latest in equipment and procedures and receives yearly review.

  • You’ll receive top care from Dr. Young’s entire team of experienced professionals.

  • We utilize our own in-house nursing staff who are dedicated to plastic surgery.

  • Our skilled, Board Certified Anesthesiologist has over 25 years’ experience working with Dr. Young.

  • Dr. Young’s Surgery Center gives you privacy, personal attention and one-on-one personal care.

  • Your surgical experience will be less stressful than a hospital setting.

  • Dr. Young's Surgery Center is brand new and equipped with modern technologies.

  • Dr. Young served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Brooke Army Medical Center.

  • He has trained many of the areas younger plastic surgeons.

  • Graduate of United States Military Academy at West Point.

  • Medical degree from Tulane Medical School.

  • Member American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Texas Medical Association, Bexar County Medical Society, Fellow American College of Surgeons.

  • Dr. Young has thousands (we estimate over 10,000 breast enhancements alone) of great results and happy patients, performing about 600 or more surgeries each year.

You’ve Decided You Want Surgery With DrYoungForever - What do you do now?

Contact Holley, your Surgery Coordinator at 210-403-2000

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