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

Pre – Medical:

  • 1979 – 1984
    New Mexico State University
    Las Cruces, New Mexico
    Degree B.A. in Psychology
    Degree B.S. in Biology

Medical:

  • August 1984 – May 1988
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    (UTHSCSA) Medical School
    7703 Floyd Curl Drive
    San Antonio, Texas 78184 – 7774
    Degree M.D
Internship
  • July 1, 1988 – June 30, 1989
    Rotating
    Bexar County Hospital District (BCHD)
    4502 Medical Drive
    San Antonio, Texas 78229
Residency
  • July 1, 1989 – June 30, 1993
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Bexar County Hospital District and University
    Affiliated Hospitals (University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio)
    4502 Medical Drive
    San Antonio, Texas 78229
Fellowship
  • July 1, 1993 – June 30, 1994
    Sports Medicine/ Adult Reconstruction
    University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio
    With Dr. Jesse DeLee
    4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229
Employment History
  • September 1, 1999 – Present
    Arlington Orthopedic Associates, P.A.
    800 Orthopedic Way, Arlington, TX 76015
  • March 1, 1997 – August 31, 1999
    Cleburne Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Center
    203 Walls Drive, Suite 100, Cleburne, Texas 76031
  • August 1, 1994 – February 28, 1997
    Huguley Medical Associates – Cleburne
    (Formerly Kimbro Clinic)
    505 North Ridgeway Drive, P.O. Box 2229, Cleburne, Texas 76033
    (817) 556-4174
Current Hospital & Administrative Appointments
  • March 2010 – Present
    Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital of Arlington
    707 Highlander Blvd., Arlington, TX 76015
  • June 2006 – Present
    John Peter Smith (JPS)
    1500 South Main St., Ft. Worth, TX 76014
  • 2003 – Present (Courtesy)
    August 1994 – 2003 (Active)
    Walls Regional Hospital
    201 Walls Drive, Cleburne, Texas 76031
  • November 1994 – Present (Courtesy)
    Fort Worth Rehabilitation Hospital
    6701 Oakmont Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas 76132
    Member Medical Executive Committee
    1995 – 1997
  • July 1995 – Present
    HealthSouth Rehabilitation Center
    1212 West Lancaster, Fort Worth, Texas 76102
    Consulting
  • June 1999 – Present
    The Medical Center of Arlington
    3301 Matlock, Arlington, Texas 76015
    Courtesy Status
  • August 1999 – Present
    Arlington Memorial Hospital
    800 W. Randol Mill Road, Arlington, Texas 76012
    Courtesy Status
  • February 2000 – Present
    The Surgery Center of Arlington
    2400 Matlock, Arlington, Texas 76015
  • March 2005 – Present
    USMD Hospital at Arlington
    801 West Interstate 20, Arlington, Texas 76017
    Associate
  • January 2006 – Present
    Kindred Hospital at Arlington
    1000 N. Cooper Street, Arlington, Texas 76012
    Consulting
  • May 2006 – Present
    JPS Hospital
    1500 South Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104
    Consulting
  • March 2007 – Present
    Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
    2700 East Broad Street, Mansfield, Texas 76063
    Active
Former Hospital & Administrative Appointments
  • August 2003 – August 2004
    HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Arlington
    3200 Matlock Road, Arlington, Texas 76015
    Consulting
  • July 18, 1996 – 2000
    Glen Rose Medical Center
    P.O. Box 2099, Glenn Rose, Texas 76043
    Courtesy
  • January 1995 – December 2009
    Huguley Memorial Medical Center
    11801 South Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76115
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    University Hospital (Formerly Medical Center)
    4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229-4493
    Assistant Instructor, Department of Orthopaedics, UTHSCSA
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    Audie Murphy VA Hospital
    7400 Merlon Minor Blvd., San Antonio, Texas 78284
    Position – Attending
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    Nix Hospital
    414 Navarro Street, San Antonio, Texas 78105
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    South Texas Ambulatory Hospital
    9150 Huebner Road, Suite 100, San Antonio, Texas 78340
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    Southwest Test Methodist Hospital
    7700 Floyd Curl, San Antonio, Texas 78229
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    St. Luke’s Lutheran Hospital
    7930 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78339-3950
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    Santa Rosa Northwest Hospital
    2827 Babcock Road, San Antonio, Texas 78229-6098
  • August 1993 – July 1994
    San Antonio Regional Hospital
    8026 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229
  • 1992 – July 1994
    Midland Memorial Hospital
    2200 West Illinois, Midland, Texas 79701
  • Moonlighted 1990 thru 1991
    At the following hospitals thru Southwest Medical Associates, Inc.
    1325 Broadway, P.O. Box 2168, Rockport, Texas 78381
  • Community Hospital
    Yoakum Highway, Cuero, Texas 77954
  • Colorado – Fayette Medical Center
    400 Youens Drive, Weimer, Texas 78962
  • Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital
    Route 1 Box 450, Kenedy, Texas 78119
  • Fayette Memorial Hospital
    543 North Jackson Street, LaGrange, Texas 78945
  • Gonzales Memorial Hospital
    Box 587, Gonzales, Texas 78629
  • Tri – City Community Hospital
    P.O. Box 189, Jourdanton, Texas 78026
Specialty Certification
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS)
  • July 1997, Recertified 2007
Licensure
  • Texas – H7032 (February 16, 1990)
  • Arizona- 1999
Membership in Professional & Scientific Societies
  • Tarrant County Medical Society 2007 – Present
  • Johnson County Medical Society – 1994 – 2005
  • Texas Medical Association – 1984 – Present
  • American Medical Association – 1984 – Present
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association – 1989 – Present
  • Bexar County Medical Society – 1984 – 1994
  • Mid American Orthopaedic Association 2005 – 2006
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association – 1989 – 07/1994
  • South Medical Association – 1989 – 07/1994, 1996 – Present
  • Texas Medical Foundation – 1989 – 07/1994, 1996 – Present
  • Alamo Orthopaedic Society – 1993 – Present
  • American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons – 1988 – Present
  • American College of Sports Medicine – 2005 – 2007
College Honors & Awards
  • Drafted by San Antonio Spurs- 1984
  • 1979 – 1984
    Four-Year Letterman in Basketball
    New Mexico State University
    1983 – 1984
    Team Captain in Basketball
    New Mexico State University
  • 1983 – 1984
    Academic All District
  • 1983 – 1984
    NMSU Male Student – Athlete of the Year
  • 1983 – 1984
    Outstanding Student of College of Arts & Sciences
  • 1984
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude
    New Mexico State University
Professional Honors
  • Named to Ft. Worth Magazine Top Docs – 2006, 2008, 2010
Presentations
  • Poster Exhibit A.A.O.S. 57th Annual National Convention. New Orleans, LA
  • February 1990: Correlation of the Pulse Wave Amplitude With Compartment Pressures Using Pulse Oximetry
Publications
  • Schenck, R.C. and Rodriguez, F.: Office Evaluation of the Acutely Injured Knee. The Journal of Musculoskeletal
    Medicine: 1992, February: 17 – 34