Dr. German Rodriguez is a Board-Certified physician who published research in medical journals during his residency training. Dr. Rodriguez’s philosophy regarding care is to provide compassionate and personalized care for his patients.
Dr. Rodriguez received his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Baja California. He then immigrated to the United States and completed residencies in family health at Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Rodriguez is widely published in medical journals and enjoys giving back, having volunteered for the Red Cross of Tijuana and as a grammar teacher. Dr. Rodriguez is a polyglot fluent in Spanish. His awareness of these different languages makes him accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds.
His approach to his patients is one of diligence, solutions, and relief. Dr. Rodriguez conducts his appointments with the personalized care and attention that he would expect for his own family.
Education & Training
Medical School - Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Tijuana Facultad de Medicina y Psicología
Baylor College of Medicine (Internship)
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Residency in Family and Community Medicine
Beth Israel Medical Center, Residency in Urban Family Practice
Institute for Family Health, Residency in Urban Family Practice
American Board of Family Medicine
Awards and Publications
2013 - Einstein College of Medicine Teaching Award for Dedication to Student Teaching
2010-2011 - Recognized by Penn State College of Medicine Students as an 'Exceptional Role Model'
2010-2011 - Recognized by Penn State College of Medicine Students as an 'Exceptional Teacher'
Author: Rodriguez, G., Siddiqui, Z., Vitamin for Thought: Recent Research on Use in Older Adults. In: Integrative Medicine Alert; July 2013, Vol 16, Issue 7,p5
Author: Rodriguez, G., Siddiqui, Z., Do All Levels of Physical Activity Reduce the Risk of Developing Metabolic Syndrome? Sometimes More Is Better. In: Integrative Medicine Alert; Jan 2013, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p8