Board-certified orthopedic surgeon. Undergraduate degree from the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan. Medical degree from Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Internship and surgical residency at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn. Research fellowship in laser surgery, as well as his orthopaedic residency, at New York Medical College in Valhalla. Dr. Rodriguez-Cordova Fellowship training in orthopaedic spine surgery at the Texas Back Institute in association with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. A spine surgical specialist and licensed in Texas, New York, and Puerto Rico. A member of a number of prestigious medical associations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Puerto Rico Medical Association, North American Spine Society, Houston Orthopaedic Society, and Texas Spine Society. Dr. Rodriguez-Cordova enjoys sharing his work and skills with upcoming students and served as a clinical instructor of orthopaedic surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston’s Hermann Hospital.