Mr Rodrigo Teixeira is a Plastic Surgeon consulting at Epworth Eastern. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons. At the Royal Children's Hospital he is mainly involved in Cleft, Craniofacial Surgery and Vascular Anomalies. At Box Hill Hospital he sees mostly adults with traumatic injuries and facial fractures, skin cancer and hand surgery. Rodrigo cares about his patients and what he does for them. He believes good rapport is the starting point for individualised surgical plan. This is achieved by listening to patients and keeping good communication with their doctors.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Melbourne Institute of Plastic Surgery

600 Victoria Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Consulting Suites

Suite 16 1 Arnold St
Box Hill VIC 3128

Special interests

  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Hand Surgery

Education and training

  • Supervisor of unaccredited registrars


  • Velopharyngeal Incompetence


  • MBBS, 2000
  • RACS, 2014

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • ASPS
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Clinical institute

Head and Neck Clinical Institute

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Mr Dean White
The Institute groups together surgical sub-specialties of dental, dermatology, opthalmology, oral and maxillofacial, otolaryngology (ear, nose, throat) and plastic surgery.