Francisco J. Rodriguez, Jr., M.D.

Hometown: Pueblo, Colorado
Favorite professional sports team: San Antonio Spurs
Favorite sport/athletic activity to participate in: triathlon’s
Best med school memory: match day
Fitness routine: running, biking or swimming, daily
Childhood ambition: either a professional baseball or football athlete
Best travel memory: swimming with sea turtles in Makena Bay, Maui
Favorite song: Song by Gateway Worship & Shout to the Lord by Darlene Zscheck
When I really need to relax I: pray and bask in the silence
Technology device I can’t live without: remote control only to channel surf
Favorite TV show: early season of ER – the rest are fairly lame
Proudest moment: the day I accepted Christ as my Lord and Savior
Favorite healthy snacks: peanut butter and jelly sandwich on wheat
Fondest memory: the night I met my wife in college
Biggest challenge: qualifying for the Kona Ironman
Most people don’t know I: led the city of San Antonio my senior year in scoring the most points in one game
My perfect day: Vacation with my family, predawn quiet time in prayer, sunrise on the beach and nowhere to go with all day to get there!

Education & Training
  • College: New Mexico State University (Las Cruses, New Mexico) 1979-1984 B.A. in Psychology & B.S. in Biology
  • Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (San Antonio, Texas) 1984-1988
  • Internship: Bexar County Hospital District (San Antonio, Texas) 1988-1989
  • Residency: Bexar County Hospital District and University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio (San Antonio, Texas) 1989-1993
  • Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio (San Antonio, Texas) 1993-1994
  • Huguley Medical Associates (8/1/94-2/28/97)
  • Cleburne Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Center (3/1/97-8/31/99)
  • AOA Orthopedic Specialists (9/1/99- present)
  • Baylor Scott and White Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at ArlingtonActive Privileges
  • USMD Hospital at Arlington – Active Privileges
  • Medical Societies – Tarrant County Medical Society, Johnson County Medical Society (1994-2005), Bexar County Medical Society (1984-1994), Alamo Orthopaedic Society
  • Current Associations – Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, Texas Orthopaedic Association, South Medical Association, Texas Medical Foundation, American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons