ABOUT DR. PEDRO RODRIGUEZ
Dr. Pedro Rodriguez is a board-certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery at Pryor Health. He counts among his specialties both Cosmetic and Reconstructive breast and body surgery. Dr. Rodriguez is recognized for his extraordinary ability to produce dramatic and lasting change while keeping his results exceedingly natural. His aesthetic philosophy is simple…to achieve the most natural, subtle, yet effective results by combining well-proven techniques with the latest advances in surgical technology. In partnership with Dr. Geroulis, Dr. Rodriguez is now available to perform surgeries in Northfield and South Barrington, in addition to his home base in Rockford, IL.
Originally from Puerto Rico, Dr. Pedro Rodriguez earned his medical degree in 1999 at The College of Human Medicine and met Dr. Pryor that same year while serving as a General Surgeon in Akron, Ohio. After concluding his residency in 2007, Dr. Rodriguez completed his Plastic Surgery fellowship and went on to practice for several years in both Puerto Rico and Spain. Upon his return to the US, Dr. Rodriguez accepted a position at OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford, where he remained from 2009-2011. Dr. Rodriguez serves as an Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and has been honored with several teaching and leadership awards in addition to being published for his medical research.
When Dr. Rodriguez is not working, he focuses on spending quality time with his family, raising four boys with his wife of 13 years, Amy. He also enjoys exercising regularly, which provides him with the mental clarity and physical stamina to meet the demands of long hours in surgery. Dr. Rodriguez is passionate about merging the intellectual and artistic sides of plastic surgery to consistently produce beautiful and natural results to achieve his patients’ goals.