Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon who has been practicing Plastic Surgery for more than 25 years. Dr. Rodriguez serves as the Medical Director for Cosmeticsurg. During his extensive medical training, Dr. Rodriguez completed two surgical residencies: General Surgery at Tulane University, and Plastic Surgery at Yale Medical School. Upon graduating from his Plastic Surgery residency, he was asked to join the Yale Plastic Surgery Faculty where he taught residents in training.
After becoming Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1991, he started a private practice in the Baltimore area. Dr. Rodriguez was elected President of the Maryland State Society of Plastic Surgeons in 2002. For over two decades, he has been active member of the ASPS, and now serves on the very prestigious ASPS Regenerative Medicine Task Force Team, which is ushering the new era of adipose stem cells to Plastic Surgeons. In 2004, he was honored by the ASPS with the “Distinguished Service Award” for his outstanding commitment to plastic surgery education. He currently serves as a Clinical Instructor at Johns Hopkins Plastic Surgery Department in Baltimore. Plastic Surgery residents in training at JHU rotate through his practice for their training.