Dr. David Font-Rodriguez, MD

Dr. David Font-Rodriguez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Font-Rodriguez, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.

Miami Institute for Joint Reconstruction

11801 SW 90th St Ste 201

Miami, FL 33186
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • National Elevator

Learn about Dr. Font-Rodriguez

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Font-Rodriguez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Font-Rodriguez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Font-Rodriguez "David Font-Rodriguez MD is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care possible. David Font-Rodriguez MD takes an individualized and compassionate approach when caring for his patients. David Font-Rodriguez MD strives to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all his treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties. David Font-Rodriguez MD believes in meeting patients? individual needs through comprehensive evaluation and treatment designed to help them achieve an active, pain- free lifestyle."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Font-Rodriguez does not have any board certifications listed.

92  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


Read Less

55  Procedures


Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine-Long Island Jewish Medical
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine-Long Island Jewish Medical
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Font-Rodriguez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Font-Rodriguez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Font-Rodriguez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Font-Rodriguez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Kendall Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Font-Rodriguez is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

View awards

Dr. Font-Rodriguez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Font-Rodriguez to family and friends
48 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Font-Rodriguez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I normally do not post my experiences online but the impact on my life as a result of having surgery by Dr.Font Rodriguez has been so detrimental I felt it imperative to share. I was operated July 2017 for a torn rotator cuff and lab wrap tear. Today is January 29, 2017 and I still have little...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Great, caring doctor... gives you his full attention and knows what he is doing (not typical of Mount Sinai)
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr Font-Rodriguez is a great surgeon, caring and compassionate. Unfortunately, he has awful office staff in The Kendall office. They are rude and unprofessional. Making an appointment is like pulling teeth, and waiting times of two or three hours are not uncommon.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I never got to meet the Dr. I have a bad shoulder sprain and booked an appointment to see the dr for the first time The day of my appointment I arrived on time to the dr's office just to learn that the doctor was not coming to the office that day! I was outraged! I waited for three weeks to get...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
This office is a sweat shop. I have waiting for almost 2 hours and the personnel does not have any customer service skills whatsoever. Many times you do not see Dr. Font Rodriquez but his physician assistant. Terrible service and absolutely no follow up from there office if you need copies of...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this

We appreciate all feedback. Our primary goal is to provide the best experience and outcome for each patient. Having said that, our highly trained staff strive to accommodate the needs of each patient, which can some days result in delays, for which we extend our apologies. Although the office is busy, we strive to provide records and results efficiently. As always, we keep an open door, encouraging communication if there is need!

Flag this

More Orthopedic Surgery Specialists like Dr. Font-Rodriguez at Miami Institute for Joint Reconstruction

Orthopedic Surgery Specialist
Orthopedic Surgery Specialist