Meet The Team
Dr. Timothy Cooper
Dr Timothy Cooper’s principle areas of clinical interest are Rhinoplasty, Face lift and Breast Surgery. He regularly attends National and International meetings and workshops concentrating on these areas of clinical interest. Dr Cooper is widely published in peer reviewed articles in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and regularly presents at both national and international surgical meetings.
Dr Timothy Cooper commenced training in General Surgery in 1986 after several years working for The Royal Flying Doctor Service in the Kimberley’s. He commenced training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 1989 then subsequently undertook training at Cork University Hospital in Ireland, the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, and the Davies Medical Centre in San Francisco. Dr Timothy Cooper completed his training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Sydney in 1996, at the Prince of Wales and Sydney Children’s Hospitals. Dr Timothy Cooper has had extensive training in all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery including time spent with several prominent cosmetic surgeons in London, Pittsburgh, Dallas, New York, San Francisco and Sydney.
He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in England in 1994, and the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1996. Dr Timothy Cooper has been in private practice since 1997 and is a member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and a corresponding member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
He is the former Head of Department and Supervisor of Postgraduate Training at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Senior Lecturer with The University of Western Australia Medical School and a Senior Consultant at Fiona Stanley Hospital. He has been responsible for training and mentoring of over 40 Plastic Surgeons in Australia. He operates at The Mount Hospital, Perth, Subiaco Private, Subiaco, Wembley Day Surgery, Hollywood Hospital, Nedlands, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Murdoch and St John of God Hospital, Geraldton.
On a personal level Dr Cooper has three adult children who have successful careers in TV Journalism, Occupational Therapy and Photography. Along with his daughters he was featured in an article published in The Weekend West Australian entitled “What Women Want”. He is an avid instrument rated pilot who flies for both pleasure and business, providing specialist services to the Mid-West. When not flying or operating Dr Cooper loves to surf, kite surf and sail.
In 2015 he was awarded an Order of Australia AM in recognition of his services to the field of Plastic Surgery in Australia and for his volunteer work in Bali, Indonesia. He is also a previous recipient of the Paul Harris Fellowship, a prestigious Rotary honour in recognition of his volunteer surgical service commitment.
Images provided by the Weekend West and West Australian.
Portia is our Registered Nurse Practitioner. graduated from Edith Cowan University with a Bachelor of Science in 2013 as a Registered Nurse with Honours. After 2 years of working as a Cardio Thoracic nurse in Perth, she developed an interest in cosmetic medicine. With over 6 years’ experience Portia has developed her knowledge base and widened her interest in this area through attending cosmetic conferences and specialised training Australia wide. Her passion for this field is evident and her drive to continually learn promotes safe practice and natural looking results.
Portia has been in the cosmetic beauty industry for 12 years as an aesthetic consultant on a part-time basis. She is now regarded as one of the most skilled and experienced injectors in Perth and is often complimented by patients for her amazing work. Portia has also completed Laser and IPL safety courses and is highly skilled in skin resurfacing and hair removal. We are delighted to have her as part of the Rodin team.
She is available for consultations and treatments Monday to Friday and late Wednesday evenings.
Zorica is the face of Rodin Clinic. She is our Senior Receptionist and Patient Care Coordinator as well as Executive Assistant to Dr Cooper.
Zorica will assist you with all your Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery inquiries including quoting, scheduling of appointments, theatre bookings and account payments. She has over 20 years’ experience in front line customer service, accounts and administration and has spent the last 5 years in the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery field. She is very professional and knowledgeable on all Cosmetic procedures performed by Dr Timothy Cooper. She is also very kind and caring with the patients.
Her extensive experience and diverse knowledge attributes to a well organised and professional environment within the clinic. She is often complimented for her warm and friendly attitude and is only too happy to assist you with any inquiries you may have.
Sharlene is our Accounts Manager and Marketing Assistant. She joined Rodin Clinic in 2014.
Sharlene has an extensive and diverse knowledge in business management, marketing, administration, accounting and sales. She has excellent organisational skills and is passionate about skin care, cosmetics and the Beauty Industry in general.
“I’m inspired and humbled to see patients going through complete transformations both externally and internally. Whether they come in for health or aesthetic reasons, a more attractive look can boost confidence and self-esteem. It’s wonderful to see and be a part of that.”