Dr Rostam (Ross) Farhadieh

Panthea Plastic Surgery Clinic
Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Canberra Hospital & Calvary Hospital
Clinical Senior Lecturer, ANU Medical School

A former recipient of the prestigious Royal Australasian College of Surgeons “Surgeon Scientist” scholarship. Since completing his plastic surgery training in Melbourne Australia, he has rapidly developed an international reputation as a leader in the field of Plastic Surgery field. Dr Farhadieh was appointed the chief editor of a newly published comprehensive international plastic surgery textbook Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: Approaches and Techniques bringing together 130 leading world authorities in their field to share their knowledge and experience. This is a major reference textbook for Plastic Surgery training world wide including in Australia.

Dr Farhadieh holds triple board certifications in plastic surgery, fellowship qualifications from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons England as well as the European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. He also holds multiple subspecialty clinical fellowships from world leading units in London, England, in the fields of Cosmetic, Microsurgery and Paediatric Plastic Surgery. He has extensively presented at international plastic surgery conferences and published in scientific surgical journals and plastic surgery textbooks over the last 18 years.


  • Plastic Surgery

Research interests

  • Microsurgery
  • Tissue engineering
  • Head & Neck Cancer biology
  • Breast Cancer Reconstruction