Dr. Rodriguez was born and raised in Garland, Texas where her parents and two siblings still reside. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2009 from Texas A&M University in College Station, TX where she also met her husband. After college she spent a year working as a substitute elementary school teacher but quickly realized that medicine was her true calling. She then earned a Master’s degree in Medical Sciences from UNT Health Science Center in Ft Worth TX in 2011 and then graduated from medical school at Texas A&M HSC School of Medicine in 2015. After medical school, she moved to San Antonio for her pediatrics residency and graduated from UTHSCSA Pediatrics Residency Program in June of 2018.
She is married to Dr. Ruben Rodriguez, a Cardiology Fellow at UTHSCSA and they have a wonderful 4 year old daughter named Penelope and a new son named August as well as two dogs! In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, reading and painting.
Specific areas of interest within Pediatrics include growth and development, skin/dermatological issues and breastfeeding. She is board certified in general pediatrics.