Rod J. Rohrich MD, FACS
About the Practice
Dr. Rohrich specializes in Facial Cosmetic, Rhinoplasty, Body contouring surgery (ultrasound and traditional suction-assisted lipoplasty), Minimally invasive cosmetic surgery - endoscopy
Dr. Rohrich is a nationally/internationally known educator and innovator in plastic surgery. His practice goals are to provide compassionate care for his patients. Dr. Rohrich individualizes his approach in cosmetic surgery to optimize his patients results. In plastic surgery, this requires great attention to detail to restore or recreate a youthful, natural appearance, whether it is a facelift, rhinoplasty, breast or body contouring surgery.
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery: 1987* Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery: 1990
Undergraduate Degree: North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
General Surgery Residency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Plastic Surgery Residency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Pediatric Plastic Surgery Fellowship: Radcliff Infirmary/Oxford University, Oxford, England
Hand/Microsurgery Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Professor and Chairman
Crystal Charity Ball Distinguished Chair in Plastic Surgery
Department of Plastic Surgery
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Affiliations & Memberships
*Zale Lipshy University Hospital, Dallas, TX
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Childrens Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, TX
Dallas Veterans Administration Hospital, Dallas, TX
Dallas Day Surgery Center
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation
American Association of Plastic Surgeons
Plastic Surgery Research Council
Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Board of Plastic Surgery Examiner
Texas Medical Association
Texas Society of Plastic Surgery
Dallas County Medical Society
Board Certified Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons of Dallas (*certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery)
Staff & Facilities
Special Features: Beautiful hotel-style rooms for overnight stays, Full-time RN, Personalized care, (Zale Lipshy University Hospital-Day Surgery, Dallas Day Surgery Center)Accreditation: All facilities Medicare-approved outpatient facilities
"Ask a Question" Responses
My numbness is felt everywhere my beard would be, except upper lip and frontal portion of my chin. It's driving me crazy. Is it normal to have...
Numbness After Facial Rejuvenation- It’s not uncommon to have numbness after facelift surgery. This may take months to resolve and is part of...
I had silicone implants 20 years ago. I had them replaced with saline 9 years ago. My mammogram in June was normal. I've lost weight and noticed...
Rippling After Breast Surgery - It is not uncommon in patients with thin skin and no breast tissue to have rippling, especially with saline more than...
All my life I have lived with the fact that one of my breasts is larger than the other. Now that I am 48 years old and all has headed south, I would...
Breast Augmentation With Fat - Of course you can place fat from the stomach to the breast. Fat augmentation in the breast is an acceptable procedure...
How soon can I start CrossFit after my breast reduction?
When Can I Do Cross Fit After Breast Reduction - One can resume any activities at least 4 weeks after breast reduction. For Cross Fit I would wait...
Do you recommend Belotero instead of Restylane under the eye?
Belotero or Restylane - Both of them are excellent Fillers for under the eyes. If placed in the right position, they work well and are long-lasting.