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DARRYL HODGKINSON, M.D.

Address: 20 Manning Road, Double Bay NSW 2028 Sydney, Australia

Phone: (02) 9362 7400

Fax: (02) 9328 6036

E-mail: dr_hodgkinson@bigpond.com 

Web: www.cosmeticsurgeryoz.com

Darryl J. Hodgkinson Dr. Darryl J. Hodgkinson is recognized world wide as an expert in cosmetic plastic surgery with more than thirty years experience in both cosmetic and plastic/reconstructive surgery. Dr. Hodgkinson did his plastic surgical training at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in the United States and is amongst an elite group of a very few surgeons to hold two degrees in plastic surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons, Canada and the American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.

Dr. Hodgkinson has served as the President of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery and was elected to the nominating committee of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He is also a member of many other professional societies including the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, the Lipoplasty Society of North America and the Priestly Society. Teaching posts held by Dr. Hodgkinson have included being a Clinical Instructor at the Medical College of Virginia in the US, and in Sydney, Consultant Plastic Surgeon to the Skin and Cancer Foundation and Consultant Plastic Surgery to the department of Maxillo-Facial Surgery at Westmead Hospital. Dr. Hodgkinson has published over 60 articles and keeps his own knowledge current as well as sharing his knowledge with others by traveling the world giving lectures and courses in cosmetic or aesthetic plastic surgery at congresses and to societies including the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the French, German and other national societies of cosmetic and plastic surgery.

Dr. Hodgkinson is also the Founder and a Director of Operation Restore Hope Australia. This Australian based charity draws on the talents of medical professionals from all over the world to educate medical professionals and care for children in the Philippines with cleft lip and palate. Operation Restore Hope has now provided cleft lip and palate surgery to more than 1,500 children and other medical services to many, many more whom without charity would have gone unaided.

 

Education

  • 1965 Graduated Sydney Technical High School, Sydney, Australia, 4As, 2H1 (108th position in NSW)
  • 1971 Graduated University of Sydney Medical School, M.B., B.S., Honours II 

Post-Graduate Training

  • 1972 Intern, Sydney Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • 1973 Surgical resident, St. Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, Australia, Primary - FRACS
  • 1974 Teaching Fellow in General Surgery, St. Vincent's Hospital, University of New South Wales, Surgical Professional Unit
  • 1975-1977 Fellow in General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
  • 1978 Passed written F.R.C.S. (C), General Surgery
  • 1978-1980 Fellow in Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
  • 1979 Preceptor in Congenital Plastic Surgery (June 1979) under Dr Ortiz- Monasterio, Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1980 Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (Canada) in Plastic Surgery
  • 1981 Diplomat, American College of Surgeons
  • 1998 Fellow of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
  • 2002 - 2003: President of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
  • 2004 - Present: Member of GESAPS (Global Expert Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons)
  • 2004 - Present: Faculty Member, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • 2005 - Present: Surgical Dean, Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
  • 2008 - Present: Editorial Board, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal
  • 2008 - Present; Faculty Member, Oriental Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

Awards

  • University of Sydney, Anatomy Prosectorship, 1967
  • University of Sydney, Ophthalmology, 1971
  • Best Discusser, 19th Chief Residents Conference, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, April, 1980
  • Ohmori Lecture, OSAPS 2008  

Fellowships

  • Medical Student Fellowship, University of Hong Kong, 1970
  • Australian Post-Graduate Medical Foundation, Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1974

Research Experience

  • University of New South Wales, St Vincent's Hospital, 1974:
  • Rheological Aspects of Peripheral Gangrene.
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1977: 
    Fibrous Capsule Formation After Silicone Implantation in Rabbits - Effect of Implant Massage. 

Professional Societies

  • Australia: 
    Australian Medical Society, Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery
  • USA: 
    American College of Surgeons, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • International: 
    Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons - Canada, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
 

Teaching Posts

  • Clinical Instructor, Medical College of Virginia, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Box 154, Richmond, Virginia 23298. 1984 to 1993
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Skin and Cancer Foundation, 277 Bourke Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia
  • Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Department of Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Westmead Hospital
  • Dean, Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgeons 
     

Teaching Assignments

  • Visiting Plastic Surgeon, Dharan, Nepal; British Gurka Medical Corp; November of 1984.
  • Visiting Plastic Surgeon, L.N.J.P.N. Public Hospital, New Delhi, India, November of 1986.
  • "Operation Kids", Guatemala, 1989, sponsored by Christian Children's Fund.
  • Filipino Doctors of America Cleft Surgery Mission, Negros, Philippines, November of 1990.
  • "Operation Restore Hope" Surgical Mission to Cebu, The Philippines, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
  • "Operation Restore Hope" Surgical Mission to Paranaque, Metro-Manila, The Philippines, 2001, 2002, 2003.
  • "Operation Restore Hope" Surgical Mission to Caloocan & Metro-Manila 2005, 2006, 2007