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.


  • MBBS, 2000
  • RACS, 2014

Professional Associations

  • RACS
  • ASPS
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Special interests

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

Education and training

  • Supervisor of unaccredited registrars


  • Velopharyngeal Incompetence

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Eastern

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Melbourne Institute of Plastic Surgery
600 Victoria Street

Consulting Location

Epworth Eastern Consulting Suites
Suite 16
1 Arnold St
Box Hill
Clinical institute

General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute

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Mr Gary Crosthwaite
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.