Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

Meet Dr. Brown

Early Years and Education

Dr. Rodger Brown is a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon located in the West Houston/Katy area. He was born and raised in the Houston area. He attended college at Baylor University where he earned his B.S. degree in biology and graduated cum laude. He then moved back to Houston and went to medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in the Texas Medical Center. He obtained his M.D. with honors. During his medical school training, he fell in love with plastic surgery, a specialty requiring creative problem solving and technical skill which can make a direct and immediate impact on patients’ lives.

Intensive Training

Dr. Brown successfully matched into one of the top plastic surgery training programs, the Baylor College of Medicine integrated plastic surgery residency. He spent the next six years training to become a highly skilled plastic surgeon across all disciplines. During this time, he worked with many national leaders in the field at several well-known institutions, including: The Methodist Hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Children’s Hospital, and Ben Taub General Hospital.

Experience and Board Certification After successful completion of his residency training, Dr. Brown joined the faculty at Baylor College of Medicine as Assistant Professor where he practiced and taught plastic surgery for four years. During this time, he gained further experience in cosmetic surgery and complex reconstructive surgery. He successfully completed the written and oral board examinations and obtained his board certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery. In 2014, he was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Faculty award by the residents. Comprehensive and Compassionate Care In July 2016, Dr. Brown moved his practice to the West Houston/Katy area where he is now a partner at the Houston Methodist Institute for Reconstructive Surgery. His rigorous training and experience have given him the tools to provide comprehensive reconstructive and cosmetic surgery services. He has a special interest in facial reconstruction after trauma and skin cancer, breast reconstruction, and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Brown strives to provide each patient with a personalized experience and optimal results through technical excellence and compassionate care. When not taking care of his patients, Dr. Brown enjoys spending quality time with his wife and children, traveling, playing golf, and scuba diving. Awards and Recognition

2021-2022 : Faculty Teacher of the Year Award, Houston Methodist Plastic Surgery Division

2017, 2018, & 2019: Top Doctors as published in H Texas

2017, 2018, 2019: Super Doctors Rising Star as published in Texas Monthly

2020: Super Doctors as published in Texas Monthly


Meet Dr. Brown's Team

Dr. Warren Ellsworth

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon


Morgan Wylie

Senior Patient Affairs Coordinator