Dr. Richard Rodriguez, DO

Dr. Richard Rodriguez, DO

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Richard Rodriguez, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Clearwater, FL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

Clearwater Surgical Associates

1106 Druid Rd S Ste 301

Clearwater, FL 33756
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Surgical Procedure
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more than 5% of peers
Mastectomy
normal
more than 5% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rodriguez "We strive to form a lasting partnership between patient adn physician to jointly meet your health needs."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*
7

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Hernia
  • Melanoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
9

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure

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.

Education

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Suncoast Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Suncoast Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rodriguez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Largo Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Rodriguez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rodriguez to family and friends
4.1
based on 21 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rodriguez's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Seminole, FL |
Met with Dr. Rodriguez ab a surgical procedure. Liked his demeanor and his Professionalism. He was easy to talk to about the procedure. His confidence made me feel comfortable about his handling my procedure.
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in Clearwater fl |
I had a laparoscopy approx 4 years ago to determine why my left side was hurting. He did some type of removing colon from some lining. My back and pelvic area were so messed up I could barely drive for over a year and had to go to a variety of doctors and finally a chiropractor and acupuncturist...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rodriguez accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
    Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx

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Hospitals where Dr. Rodriguez has admitting privileges

Largo Medical Center
201 14th St SW
Largo, FL 33770
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Largo Medical Center - Indian Rocks Campus
2025 Indian Rocks Rd S
Largo, FL 33774
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Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas St
Clearwater, FL 33756
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