Dr Timothy Cooper’s principle areas of clinical interest are Rhinoplasty 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 a number of years working for The Royal Flying Doctor Service in the Kimberleys. 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 a number of prominent cosmetic surgeons in London, Pittsburgh, Dallas, New York, San Francisco and Sydney.
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 20 Plastic Surgeons in Australia. He operates at The Mount Hospital, Perth, Subiaco Private, Subiaco, 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 and the Kimberley.
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.