Judy Stephens, OR Assistant

 

Penny Smith, MA

 

Jasmine Vides, CNA 

OR Assistant 

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Honors/Awards

BYU Distinguished Alumni Award

Clark County Medical Society Harold Feikes Physician of the Year Award

University of Nevada Professional Achievement Award

Nevada Business Magazine Health Care Hero

Dr. Rodriguez Receives Jefferson Award

The Jefferson Award is a prestigious national and local award that recognition individuals throughout the country who perform great public service, largely without recognition.

Nationally, The America Institute of Public Service in Washington, DC--a group founded by the late Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the late Senator Robert Taft and Samuel Beard.

Dr. Rodriguez was invited to Washington, D.C. to receive national recognition of the Jefferson Award by the nations leaders.

 

Credentials

 

College

Brigham Young University

UNLV

 

Medical School

University of Nevada Reno, M.D., 1982
Outstanding Student in Clinical Surgery Award Recipient

Residencies

University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals, General Surgery, Denver, Co

Methodist Medical Center, General Surgery, Dallas, TX

University of Missouri/Kansas City, Plastic Surgery, Kansas City, MO 

Certification History

American Board of Emergency Medicine 1992/2002/2012
American Board of Plastic Surgery 1997/2014

 

Military Service History

Nevada Air National Guard 1980-1982

Colorado Air National Guard 1982-1983
United States Navy active-duty 1983-1985

United States Naval Reserve 1985-1986


Association and Positions

President, Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners 2011 - 2013
Vice President Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners 2008 - 2011
Past President, Rocky Mountain Association of Plastic Surgeons

Former NBME Liason to Clark County Medical Society
Associate Professor, Touro University Medical School
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Member International Committee
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
American Medical Association Lifetime Member
Clark County Medical Society
Nevada State Medical Association

 

 

Shyenne Nelson, CMA

Patient Flow Supervisor

 

 

Susan Golubich, MB&C

Office Manager, Surgery Scheduler

 

Monica De La Cruz, NA, ORT
Surgical Technician Supervisor

 

Dr. Rodriguez's Lovely Staff

Meet Dr. Rodriguez

 
    Dr. Rodriguez is a graduate of the University of Nevada , School od Medicine. His postgraduate residency training was performed at the University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado; Methodist Medical Center, Dallas Texas; and the University of Missouri/ Kansas City. Dr. Rodriguez was first certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine in 1992, and by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1997. He was 2008-2009 President of the Rocky Mountain Association of Plastic Surgeons. In 2005, Governor Guinn appointed Dr. Rodriguez to serve as one of the six physician members of the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners, and was reappointed by Governor Gibbons to the board in 2009. In 2008 he was elected Vice President of the board. From 2011 to 2013 he served as President of the same board. Clark County Medical Society named him Harold Feikes Memorial Physicians of the year for 2008. Nevada Business Magazine and Channel 13 honored him as a Health Care Hero for Southern Nevada. He was honored in Washington, DC with the Jefferson Award. the University of Nevada recognized Dr. Rodriguez with the Professional Achievement Award. Brigham Young University gave him the Distinguished Alumni Award. Las Vegas HEALS gave him the Inspired Excellence in Health Care Award.
   Our goal is to provide the finest and latest innovations in plastic surgical services, as well as excellence in the time honored, with well proven procedures and techniques. We also pride ourselves on making out patients feel comfortable, safe, secure, and private.  
   Dr. Rodriguez specializes in aesthetic plastic surgery. his emphasis is on our facial plastic surgery, minimal incision (endoscopic) surgery, laser/skin resurfacing, breast surgery, liposuction, body sculpting and lifts, and fractional skin resurfacing.

   Dr. Rodriguez has worked or trained in a number of International locations and in many fine institutions throughout the united states. in his medical career he has seen or treated in excess of 100,000 patients, many hours each year are spent in continuing medical education to bring his patients the latest advances in the field of plastic surgery. Although requests for cosmetic procedures occupy most of his [professional time, another great satisfaction for Dr. Rodriguez comes from sharing his skill and knowledge of reconstructive procedures. Each year he donates months of his time traveling to Third World and war-torn countries to operate on the less fortunate , who otherwise have no opportunities to have their physical deformities corrected. He has taught, assisted colleagues, and performed surgery in China, Bolivia, Russia. India, Egypt. Jordan, Vietnam, Kenya, Cambodia, Ecuador, China, Philippines, Morocco, Mexico, Peru, Croatia, Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, Ghana, Ethiopia, Congo and more....

 

 

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Benjamin Rodriguez MD

 Board Certified Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery