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Dr. Virginio Rodriguez

Pediatrics
Ormond Beach, FL
37 years experience male

Locations

Office

Ormond Beach, FL

Address

345, Clyde Morris Blvd, Ormond Beach, FL, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00pm - 10pm
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Fax

3866779880

Insurances accepted

Alliance Health

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

CIGNA Health Care

Golden Rule Insurance Company

Humana Insurance Company

HealthPartners

UnitedHealthcare

Medicaid

About

Bio

Born in Bronx,NY... Raised in PR, back in the US since 1985- completed Residency in Pediatrics/Neonatology. Now my interest is Early Onset Bipolar disease and AD/HD. Two Pediatric practices supervising 5 Nurse Practitioners and 1 Physician Assistant. Awesome office Staff of over 20 employees. Addicted to knowledge and reading medical breakthroughs. Love outdoors kayaking, ocean and byking.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Psychiatry

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

69 Answers
94 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
MINIMAL BUT POSSIBLE: IF ALL THE EJACULATE WAS AT THE TIP OF THE CONDOM UNLIKELY, IF IT IMPREGNATED ALL THE CONDOM AND OR WAS OVER HIS PENIS SOME MAY HAVE ESCAPED IN THE VA... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Adequate!...: continue a good exercise plan and good ingestion of proteins carbs and fiber with your multivitamins- if you are breast feeding continue prenatal vita... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Scar tissue forms...: inside the abdomen called adhesions which can give symptoms years after surgery
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Very likely if...: the main problem has been pregnancy related...
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Very unlikely: ...the fact that you were careful and a condom was used, plus the fact that there was not a male orgasm- even though precum may have happened the cond... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
One nostril or both: very likely environmental allergies...if the secretions have a foul odor, and secretions only from one nostril a foreign object is likely. a course of... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Both meds can...: may use over the counter minoxidil foam on scalp if losing too much hair
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
CONTRACEPTION?: YOU DO NOT GIVE ANY INDICATION OF ANY TYPE OF CONTRACEPTION BEING USED... OR MISSED PERIODS IN THE PAST THIS LONG..BLOOD TEST MORE SPECIFIC THAN URINE... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Yes, you should...: since the medication is an anticonvulsant and mood stabilizer it would be a good idea to taper down...
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
YOUR BODY PROPORTION: ...ARE DISCORDANTS TO THE POINT OF CONCERN FROM A PEDIATRICS STANDPOINT...YOUR WEIGHT FOR HOW TALL YOU ARE SHOULD BE CLOSE TO 150 POUNDS. IF YOU ARE ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Acute or chronic?: IF THIS IS SOMETHING NEW MAY BE SIGNS OF SORE THROAT OR MOUTH ULCERS..
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
IT IS NOT NORMAL!: THAT AMOUNT OF PAIN IS AN INDICATION TO START HORMONAL CONTROL OF YOUR OVULATION TO PREVENT THIS SEVERITY... TALK TO YOUR OBGYN! GOOD LUCK!
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Reason for jaundice?: This would make the big difference. Since we know that physiologic jaundice will increase the total load up to day number 5 on a full term baby. It is... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
PSYCHOSTIMULANTS...: WILL INCREASE YOUR BLOOD PRESSURE AND HEART RATE, YOUSHOULD TRY TAKING THEM AT DIFFERENT TIMES... MUCINEX (guaifenesin) IS NOT THE PROBLEM BUT THE DEC... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
PRE-EJACULATION: THERE IS A PERIOD PRIOR TO COMPLETE EJACULATION-ORGASM WHERE SPERMATOZOA GETS EXCRETED...PRE-CUM...
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Painful=infection: it may have started a an obstructed pore/follicle now infected...skin discoloration and painful lesion may be indicative of MRSA cellulitis/abscess fo... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Ignore: If you have to work outside, i.e., roofing, landscaping... be aware of the symptoms of dehydration.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
PCOS ENDOCRINE CHAOS: THE MOST IMPORTANT APPROACH AND SHOULD ALWAYS BE THE FIRST... IS MINIMIZING THE AMOUNT OF ADIPOSE TISSUE IN THE BODY THROUGH MINIMIZING REFINED CARBOH... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Right away: as long as you have been eating a nice meal with carbs, protein and fats in it...
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Constipation...: ...to avoid this problem in addition to adequate hydration make sure you ingest good amounts of grains and vegetables and salads with olive oil to inc... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Very unlikely: you would have had to be presenting symptoms of rabies since the virus likes to multiply in the brain...
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Small abscess...: most treatment for that type of lesion involves draining it and then applying alcohol followed by antibiotic cream or ointment three times daily x 7 d... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Sloughing of tissue.: occurs during uterine contractions-reason for the episodic pain, not like an on faucet opened all the time...
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Dysmenorrhea: If taking an oral contraception pull it should be changed to get control of these. If not taking them it may help to regulate all these problems.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Inflammatory process: The source with color of vaginal discharge change and temperature elevation makes physicians to try to determine the source...infectious process as Pe... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Tissues sloughing...: the tissue that gets excreted is the endometrium mixed with blood and it tends to be darker on some females...especially your type of short menstrual ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
PENIS GLANDS: THE PENIS HAS MANY GLANDULAR CELLS THAT MAY GET INFECTED OR OBSTRUCTED FOR WHICH IS NEVER GOOD TO IGNORED. USE ANTI MICROBIAL CREAM FOR 3 DAYS NOT GET... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Rice reaction...: i have several patients in my practice that the only food they had problems digesting was baby rice cereal...you can try baby oatmeal or barley and sk... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Chest discomfort: is always something you want examined... to rule out arrhythmias especially if you get involved in competitive sports
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Recent shaving?: it is important to wash your legs with soap and water prior to shaving and to not use an old razor so it minimizes the trauma to the skin and the hair... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Skin desquamation...: ...can be produced by several factors secondary to inflammation- infection (like in strep and staph secondary to some toxins they produce...exfoliatin... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Any medications?: are you taking oral contraceptives? in the case that you did achieve orgasm it stimulates the uterus into contractions and sometimes accelerate the me... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
NO BLOOD SAFE: FOR LINNING TO SLOUGH THERE WILL BE TISSUE SEPARATION AND OR BLEEDING...MORE IMPORTANT, PLEASE STAY IN CONTACT WITH YOUR COUNSELOR OR DOCTORS
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Common association : As you may know joints and bone discomfort are associated to the syndrome. Physical therapy and anti inflammatories will be helpful! Let your physicia... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Biotin 10 mgs is ok: it will help your skin, hair and nails
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Jaundice!: I am somewhat confused. Physiologic jaundice is expected and doesn't require treatment. Peaks between 3-5 dats old and is <12.9 level. As a normal ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
BACTERIAL INFECTIONS: ANSWERING FROM A GENERALIZED VIEW SINCE I HAVE NO SPECIFICS...OUR IMMUNE SYSTEM USUALLY GETS PRIMED WITH INITIAL INFECTIONS. THE USE OF ANTIBIOTICS HE... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
REFLUX...: MANY INFANTS DU DEVELOP SPITTING UP SOME WITHOUT PROBLEMS SOME WITH IRRITATION SECONDARY TO GASTRIC JUICES ACIDITY WHICH WHEN TOUCHING THE ESOPHAGUS I... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Feedings every 2 hrs: It is important to get the baby's circadian rhythm back to norm. Daytime every two hours you should play with the baby to wake her up to eat! That wil... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Mood swing: the process that you are going through is part of anxiety and or mood swing as in bipolar disorder...you should discuss with your physician because th... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Ignore: Dehydration and hyperthermia can induce vomiting and syncope...
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Folliculitis: inflammation of hair follicles...may be beneficial a mild antibacterial soap like Cetaphil
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
GO TO HOSPITAL...: AT LEAST EVEN IF THEY DO NOT ADMIT YOU WILL START THE NECESSARY HELP THAT YOU ARE IN NEED FOR...PLEASE DO NOT IGNORE THESE SIGNS GET HELP LIFE IS WORT... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
DPT VACCINATIONS...: THE USUAL SCHEDULE IS BASED ON INITIAL PROTECTION ON A NON AS RESPONSIVE IMMUNE SYSTEM AND SUBSEQUENT DOSING BUILDING UP AN ANAMNESTIC REACTION- OR IN... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Possible nevi: mention it to your pediatrician some skin lesions-nevi appear later in life, not present al birth
A female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
YES GET SEEN!: THAT AREA HAS SEVERAL REASONS FOR DISCOMFORT...FROM MUSCULAR SPRAINS TO BONES INFLAMMATION, IN SOME INFLAMED NERVES, IN SOME SITUATIONS INTERVERTEBRAL... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Yes!: you should and start using a different method of contraception like the IUD now popular with adolescents
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Real concern...: ...it is imperative that you get your child examined by a behavioral/developmental pediatrician. No it is not normal an inadequate response to his/her... Read More

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Nov 26, 2015
This Thanksgiving, I wanted to share my appreciation for all that you do! Thank you, doctor! :)
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks I've been searching everywhere for an answer.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks so much for your time and response!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ponce School of Medicine, PR
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

John Hopkins

Residency

John Hopkins Hospital

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Ormond Beach Region - Spring
2016
Most Influential Doctor, First Place, Ormond Beach Region - Spring
2016
Top Pediatrician, Third Place, National - Spring
2016

Affiliations

National Board of Physicians and Surgeons
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