Ispa Clinic

Get to know Dr Robert Knight, Wollongong’s most in demand specialist surgeon.

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Dr Robert Knight

Dr Knight is a fully trained (Royal Australasian College of Surgeons) specialist plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgeon with super speciality interests and post graduate fellowships in craniomaxillofacial, reconstructive, paediatric and aesthetic plastic surgery.

He completed his undergraduate training in South Africa at the world renowned Baragwanath Hospital before undertaking further studies in the Europe where he also became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. His specialist training was completed in Western Australia before fellowships in Brisbane, Sydney and the United States where he worked with colleagues from Harvard, Princeton, Stanford and Washington universities. He holds conjoint lecture positions at various Australian universities where has received numerous awards and has a keen interest in translational molecular and clinical research which has been published and presented internationally.


"I like to think of myself as kind of a sculptor, only I sculpt people."

- Kathleen Quinlan

Breast Surgery

Face Surgery

Body Contouring

Gender Affirming Surgery

Paediatric Plastic Surgery


Dr Knight is now accepting clients at his new surgery located in Wollongong just south of Sydney.

Dr Knight is happy to consult with patients in all areas of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery including complex craniomaxillofacial syndromes and trauma, orthognathic and cleft lip and palate surgery as well as general plastic surgical breast and lower limb reconstruction and hand surgery. He has completed two paediatric plastic surgery fellowships and enjoys consulting with children and catering to their different needs.

Be one the of first to experience this level of excellence in the Illawarra at ISPA.

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James B Brown medal – American Association of Plastic Surgeons – Best Presentation 2017. Bacterial biofilm infection detected in Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma.

University of Washington, International Fellowship

United States Craniomaxillofacial Advanced Training Programme, Seattle, Washington, 2016

CTEC – Advanced Fellowship Training Scholarship – February 2016

Australian Society of Aesthetic Surgeons, Scholarship – February 2016

Stryker Travelling Fellowship Scholarship – July 2016

Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Advanced Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Fellowship Programme, 2015

Australian and New Zealand Craniomaxillofacial Society Advanced Training Programme selection, 2014

Plastic Surgery Registrar Research Stryker Research Prize 2011

Awarded the University of New South Wales, Prince of Wales Clinical School Scholarship 2006-2008

Chairman of the Student’s HIV Action Committee – 2 years

"You are the Michelangelo of your own life, the David you are sculpting is you."

– Dr Joe Vitale