Sandra Rodriguez, M.D.

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Dr. Rodriguez is a certified Gastroenterologist specializing in Hepatology. Her clinical interests include management of esophageal disorders, colorectal cancer screening, and diseases of the liver including management of hepatitis C and cirrhosis. She is fluent in Spanish and English and speaks basic Portuguese.

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Sandra Rodriguez, MD
Digestive Liver & Wellness PA
925 NE 30th Terrace, Suite 204
Homestead, FL 33033
(786) 500-4644
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Dr. Rodriguez is a certified Gastroenterologist specializing in Hepatology. Her clinical interests include management of esophageal disorders, colorectal cancer screening, and diseases of the liver including management of hepatitis C and cirrhosis.

College Education:
Florida International University: 2007

Medical Education:
Gastroenterology Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Florida: July 2015 – June 2018
Hepatology Fellowship, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School: July 2014 – June 2015
Internal Medicine Residency, Cleveland Clinic Florida: July 2011 – June 2014
M.D. Ross University School of Medicine: September 2007 – June 2011
B.A. in Chemistry, Florida International University: July 2004 – June 2007

Professional Experience:
Digestive Medicine Associates: October 2018 – April 2020
Digestive & Liver Wellness (Owner): April 2020 – present

Hospital Affiliations:
Homestead Hospital: March 2020 to present.
Palmetto General Hospital: December 2019 – December 2020
Memorial Miramar Hospital: January 2019 – June 2020

Board Certifications:
American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM): August 2014
American Board of Gastroenterology (ABIM): November 2018

Awards and Notables:
1. Presidential Poster Award. ACG Annual National Meeting; Philadelphia, PA; October, 2014. Alicia Alvarez, MD; Sandra Rodriguez, MD; Roger Charles, MD. Acute Gastric Dysfunction after catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.
2. 1st place Research Award. Annual Cleveland Clinic Research Week; Weston, Fl; May, 2014. Sandra Rodriguez, MD; Marlow B. Hernandez, DO, MPH; Giorgio Tarchini, MD, PhD; Megan Zaleski, MD; Marjon Vantanchi, MD; Lyssette Cardona, MD, MPH; Fernando Castro, MD; Alison Schneider, MD. Risk of Clostridium difficile Infection in Hospitalized Patients Receiving Metronidazole for a Non-Clostridium difficile Infection.
3. 1st place Oral Presentation. ACP Meeting; Chicago, IL; April, 2012. Sandra Rodriguez, MD; Marlow B. Hernandez, DO, MPH; Giorgio Tarchini, MD, PhD; Megan Zaleski, MD; Marjon Vantanchi, MD; Lyssette Cardona, MD, MPH; Fernando Castro, MD; Alison Schneider, MD. Risk of Clostridium difficile Infection in Hospitalized Patients Receiving Metronidazole for a Non-Clostridium difficile Infection.
4. 2nd Place Clinical Vignette Poster Competition. ACP Florida Chapter; Orlando, FL; March 2012. Sandra Rodriguez, MD; Jorge Zapatier, MD; Daniela Allende, MD; Alison Schneider, MD. An Unusual Cause of Abdominal Pain in a Patient with HIV.

Dr. Rodriguez is fluent in Spanish and English and speaks basic Portuguese. She loves spending time with her family and pet dogs, traveling, cooking, reading, gardening, exercising and going to the beach.