The Face & Body Center

of Plastic and Hand Surgery Associates

Dr. Kenneth Barraza

Meet Dr. Barraza

Kenneth R. Barraza, M.D. is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon proudly serving Flowood, MS and the areas surrounding Jackson, MS. While Dr. Barraza is trained and has extensive experience in multiple areas of plastic surgery, he takes particular interest in procedures that enhance and restore the breast and nose, including breast augmentations, breast reconstructions, breast lifts, and rhinoplasty. He is the recipient of many awards and accolades in his field, and is well known by his clients and colleagues for producing beautiful and natural results. By publishing articles and medical journals, he continues to educate and share his passion with others in the industry.

Skills and Specialties

Through his expanded training, Dr. Barraza gained knowledge and skill in a wide range of plastic surgery methods and techniques. He offers a comprehensive list of aesthetic and reconstructive procedures for the face, breast, body, and skin. These include breast augmentations and breast lift surgeries, as well as breast reconstructions at The Face & Body Center of Plastic and Hand Surgery Associates. Additionally, he produces stunning results through a number of facial procedures such as rhinoplasty to reshape the nose, which is often complemented by chin or cheek augmentation. For patients not ready to undergo surgery, Dr. Barraza also offers multiple nonsurgical skin rejuvenation treatments to enhance the appearance.

Education and Training

Dr. Barraza is a graduate of the University of Mississippi and received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at the University of South Alabama. Later in 1991, he moved on to complete his plastic surgery residency at the The University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson, MS. He has since been board certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Barraza is proud to hold memberships in some of the medical industry’s most professional and prestigious organizations, including:

  • The American Society of Plastic Surgeons

  • The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

  • The American Medical Association

  • The Southern Medical Association

  • The Mississippi State Medical Association

  • The American College of Surgeons

Medical Affiliations

Dr. Barraza is honored to be affiliated with the following medical centers:

  • The Plastic Surgical Center of Mississippi

  • Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

  • St. Dominic-Jackson Memorial Hospital

  • River Oaks Hospital

  • Woman’s Hospital at River Oaks

  • Rankin Medical Center

  • HealthSouth Mississippi Surgical Center

  • HealthSouth Surgicare of Jackson

Ongoing Contributions

Collaborating with colleagues and hopeful surgeons is something that Dr. Barraza enjoys and takes great pride in. By authoring and co-authoring articles for medical journals, Dr. Barraza continues to share knowledge of the plastic surgery industry. Most recently, he co-authored an article titled “Reduction Mammoplasty by Inferior Pedicle Technique,” which was published in the Annals of Plastic Surgery. He also delivers presentations to fellow surgeons at regional and national surgical conferences and events.


In his spare time, Dr. Barraza enjoys spending time with his loved ones. He is happily married to his wife, Jana, with whom he has two children. Additionally, he loves expanding his knowledge of the industry to produce excellent results for his many clients. If you would like to learn more about the services that Dr. Barraza offers, call our Flowood, MS office to schedule a consultation today.



"Dr. Barraza and his nurse Ashley are the most caring people I’ve ever come across. He is a perfectionist and truly wants his patients to be happy. I highly recommend!"



"Dr. Barraza and his staff went above my expectations. They made me feel so comfortable. His expertise and knowledge helped me from consultation through recovery. I’m so happy with my surgery and my decision on the best plastics team around."



"Your office made me feel comfortable from day one. The open line of communication eased my nerves during recovery. Most importantly Dr. Barraza and his nurses listened to me and delivered exactly what I needed. I feel so much better."



"Absolutely HANDS DOWN the best experience I’ve ever had. The staff is outstanding. Doing everything they can to make you feel amazing & easy to talk to. Dr. Barraza & his nurses are very professional & leave no question unanswered. Thank you all for making this the best experience, from consultation all the way to post-operative appointments. You guys are amazing!"



"Dr. Barraza & his staff are phenomenal. From the very first consultation to the very last post operative appointment, they left no question unanswered & went above & beyond for my every need. Definitely a ten out of ten! "



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