Rodrigo Teixeira in scrubs
Mr Rodrigo Teixeira at the Advanced Facial Anatomy Course

Specialist Plastic Surgeon

Dr Rodrigo offers treatment in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and has an interest in facial plastic surgery, including: eyelid surgery, facelift and rhinoplasty (aesthetic and functional surgery of the nose). Learn more about rhinoplasty…

He practices in reputable private and public hospitals in Melbourne and is honorary senior lecturer of the University of Melbourne.

Mr. Teixeira is a qualified specialist (board certified) and has completed additional fellowship training in Craniofacial Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery and Burns.

He is the head of unit at the Northern Hospital and consultant surgeon at the Royal Children’s Hospital of Melbourne.

Areas of interest:

Facial Surgery and Rhinoplasty

Breast Surgery and Body Contour

Paediatric Plastic Surgery and Cleft

Hand Surgery

Skin Cancer

Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

Facial reconstruction is quite rewarding and looking after children with cleft lip and palate always puts a smile on his face. Rodrigo believes that aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery are inseparable. His experience in Craniofacial and Cleft Surgery are assets when performing Facial Surgery and Rhinoplasty.

Dr Rodrigo is also experienced in other areas of plastic surgery, such as Breast Surgery and Body Contouring. He has published articles in breast augmentation, breast lift and abdominoplasty.

Mr Teixeira is committed to professional development. He regularly participates in the main conferences and scientific meetings organised by reputable national and international organisations.

Most recent activities:

42nd Annual ASAPS Conference and Melbourne Advanced Facial Anatomy Course, in Oct 2019

Advanced Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Workshop in Melbourne, in Feb 2019. Instagram post.

The Cutting Edge Symposium in New York, in Dec 2018. Instagram post.


RACS – Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

ASPS – Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons

ASAPS – Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

ISAPS – International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery