Dr. Gloria Rockwell, MD, MSc, FRCSC


Dr Gloria Rockwell, Plastic Surgeon in Ottawa

Dr. Rockwell’s philosophy is to take the time to identify the specific needs of each patient to determine the best course of action to improve appearance and function in the hopes that this will improve the patient's quality of life, through improved self confidence, self image, and motivation towards a healthier lifestyle.

Dr. Rockwell’s goal are to provide her patients with the safest, and best possible care by offering her knowledge and expertise in the fields of non-surgical rejuvenation, cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery. Please see the list of procedures for more details of services provided.

Surgeries Performed

    Cosmetic Surgery
    Reconstructive Surgery
    Hand and Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Languages Spoken


Board Certification

    American Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, 2004
    Fellow Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada
    in Plastic Surgery, 2002

Academic Background

      Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Dalhousie University, 1993

      Master of Science, McMaster University, 2007

      Doctor of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, 1997

      Plastic Surgical Residency,
      McMaster University, Hamilton, 1997-2002
      Breast Reconstruction Fellowship,
      University of Toronto, 2002
      Peripheral Nerve and Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship,
      McMaster University, 2003

Societies, Memberships, and Affiliations

    International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive,
                and Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS)

    Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (CSAPS)
    Canadian Society of Plastic Surgery (CSPS)
    American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
    International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)

Academic Affiliations

    Assistant professor of Plastic Surgery University of Ottawa
    Director of Research for the Division of Plastic Surgery
    at the University of Ottawa.

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Testimonials from Patients

“Thank you so much Dre Rockwell and staff for everything! This has been the best experience of my life! It has changed my life forever!” Natasha

“I was very satisfied with my procedure + overall care. The office staff was caring + flexible with appointment scheduling. Dr. Rockwell is thoroughly invested in giving you the best possible outcome. She delivers information frankly and upfront to ensure patients are informed with realistic expectations. I would definitely do this again, no regrets and would recommend her. Thank you.” A.S-N

“Dr. Rockwell made me feel very comfortable and has answered all of my questions and concerns. I am so happy with the results and would recommend Dr. Rockwell for this surgery.” D.M-L