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
I just recently had breast augmentation surgery a couple of days ago. I got the silicone implants and have noticed sometimes when I lift my arms I...
Sloshing After Breast Augmentation - It’s not uncommon to hear some sloshing after Breast Augmentation especially with saline implants more so than...
I have lines on my forehead not too bad yet but there is a line between my eyes on top of my nose. Can they be filled if not to deep or is a forehead...
Correction Of Forehead Lines - Lines in the forehead can be corrected by either a non-invasive forehead lift or injectables. If a patient has mild...
I had a reduction, lift and implants 2 months ago. My surgeon is very conservative. I wasn't allowed to put a shirt over my head for 6 weeks. I want...
Weight Training After Surgery - To do any weight training after any type of cosmetic surgery, you should wait at least 4-6 weeks. This will maximize...
I am 60 years old. I have had a lot of sun damage, wrinkles more around my chin, vertical lip lines, wrinkles around my eyes. From the nose out, not...
Laser Versus Facelift - These are completely different operations. A facelift allows for shaping, lifting, and filling of the central and lateral...
I have under eye wrinkles and (a little crow's feet). I was wondering if you could offer a few solutions (varying by price and how long it will last...
Optimal Treatment For Eyelid Wrinkles - It depends on what you have. If you have fine wrinkles, you can use a TCA Peel. If they are deeper wrinkles...