Dr Rod J. Rohrich is a plastic surgeon with international repute who is based in Dallas Texas. He is also an educator in the field of plastic surgery and an innovative leader. DrRohrich is a full professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. He is also the Chairman of the Plastic Surgery Department at the University. DrRohrich is a recipient of the Rod J. Rohrich Distinguished Professorship Award in Plastic Surgery and wound healing. DrRohrich is also a Holder of the Warren and Betty Woodward Chair in Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery. Rohrich also has a clinical practice in some of the most reputable hospitals in all of the United States such as Baylor University Medical Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center, the Tom Landry Sports Center and Zale Lipshy University Hospital. Dr. Rohrich is a certified medical practitioner by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Rohrich was brought up in one of the vast ranches in North Dakota. He would attend the University of North Dakota and the North Dakota State University where he earned both his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees with the highest honours. Rohrichproceeded to Baylor University College where he would earn a degree in medicine, and where he also graduated with the highest honours. Rohrich continued to the University of Michigan Medical Center where he attended residency in both plastic surgery and general surgery. Rohrich went to England for further studies at Oxford University and specialized in pediatric plastic surgery. He went ahead to complete a fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at the Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital. In 1986, DrRohrich joined the Plastic Surgery division at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas Texas.
Rohrich is a bonafide American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) member, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the Plastic Surgery research council and the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons. DrRohrich has served the Dallas Society of Cosmetic Surgeons president and the head of the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons. Rohrich is one of the founders of the National Endowment of plastic Surgery Board of Governors. Rohrich is the sitting President of the Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery. In the past, DrRohrich has served as the ASPS president. ASPS is the most significant Board Certified plastic surgeons organization around the globe. For more than 20 years now, Rohrich has been active in organized medical practice.