Dr Matthew Starr


Dr Matthew Starr is an Australian and internationally trained Specialist Plastic Surgeon. Dr Starr grew up in Wollongong and is in fact the only Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon who lives and is exclusively based in the Illawarra and South Coast region. 

Dr Starr successfully completed Postgraduate Fellowships at the internationally renowned Great Ormond Street and Royal Marsden Hospitals. During the course of these fellowships, Dr Starr was honoured to be appointed as the inaugural Senior Plastic Surgery Microvascular Fellow at The Royal Marsden, and as a Consultant Paediatric Plastic Surgeon at Great Ormond Street hospitals respectively. He has since returned home to settle in the Illawarra and provide a specialist plastic, reconstructive & cosmetic surgery service to its community with appointments in both the public and private systems.

Plastic & Reconstructive surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Children
  • Breast
  • Aesthetic
  • Facial
  • Skin Cancer-Melanoma
  • Microsurgery
Professional Associations
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Australian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian Medical Association
Professional Qualifications
  • Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery
  • Bachelor of Arts
Photo of Surgeon
Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
Suite 1 Level 3, 354-358 Crown StSouthside Plastic Surgery, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia