Education & Credentials
With a reputation as one of Alberta's top cosmetic plastic surgeons, Dr. Paul Whidden is widely recognized for his expertise in breast augmentations, tummy tucks and rhinoplasties. He is certified by the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. He is co-owner of Macleod Trail Plastic Surgery, a fully licensed, private surgical centre where he performs cosmetic procedures for both men and women from Calgary and throughout Alberta.
Dr. Whidden earned his Bachelor of Science in 1990 from the prestigious Queen's University of Ontario. He then earned his medical degree in 1995, graduating with distinction from the University of Alberta, where he subsequently completed his plastic surgery residency training. Following residency, Dr. Whidden furthered his training and education at the University of British Columbia, where he received advanced fellowship training in breast surgery, microvascular surgery, and hand surgery in 2001.
A second-generation plastic surgeon, Dr. Whidden, then returned to his hometown of Calgary. He worked alongside his father, Dr. Peter Whidden, for ten years before co-founding Macleod Trail Plastic Surgery.
Professional Memberships & Appointments
Dr. Whidden's memberships and appointments include the following:
- Member of the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- Member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
- Member of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Member of the Alberta Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Member of the Alberta College of Physicians and Surgeons
- Clinical Professor for the University of Calgary
- Allergan Plastic Surgery Advisor
- Breast Consultant for Allergan Canada
A Brief Q&A With Dr. Whidden
Committed to Your Satisfaction
Dr. Whidden's outstanding reputation in his field has been forged by his meticulous attention to detail and his unwavering commitment to his patients. His philosophy is to achieve a natural looking, beautiful result that complements and enhances the unique beauty of each patient. He strongly believes this can only be achieved through a comprehensive, detailed consultation and customized surgical plan based on each individual's needs and goals. This commitment combined with his proven results has made Dr. Whidden highly sought after and one of Calgary's leading cosmetic plastic surgeons.
If you are researching plastic surgery in Calgary, request a consultation online to meet personally with Dr. Whidden. You may also call our practice at (403) 452-7953 and a member of our friendly staff will schedule an appointment.