Rudy R. Rodriguez, MD

SPECIALTIES: Orthopedic Surgery
Appointments & Locations
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About Rudy Rodriguez

Services

Orthopedics

Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery

Departments

Surgery

Credentials

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • 2003, Brigham Young University, BS
  • 2007, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, MD

Residency

  • 2012, University of Minnesota

Fellowship

  • 2013, Columbia University Medical Center / New York Presbyterian Hospital

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthopedic Surgery

Office Locations

Missouri Delta Orthopaedics

1723 Broadway
Suite 210
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701    Maps & Directions
Phone: 573-472-2663

Areas of Expertise

  • Fellowship trained in upper extremity – shoulder, elbow, hand
  • Trained in anterior approach hip replacement
  • Sports medicine

Publications & Research

  • Rodriguez RR, Seegmiller RE, Stark MR, Bridgewater LC. A type XI collagen mutation leads to increased degradation of type II collagen in articular cartilage. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2004; 12:314-320.
  • Mazzocca AD, Spang JT, Rodriguez RR, et al. Biomechanical and Radiographic Analysis of Partial Coracoclavicular Ligament Injuries. Am J Sports Med. 2008;36(7):1397-1402.

  • VanHeest A, Rodriguez R. Dorsal carpal wedge osteotomy in the arthrogrypotic wrist. Hand Surg Am. 2013;38(2):265-70.

  • Rodriguez R, Strauch R. The Middle Finger Flexion Test to Locate the Thenar Motor Branch of the Median Nerve Hand Surg Am. 2013:38 (8):1547-1550.