Veronica Rodriguez, MD, MPH, is a board-certified family medicine physician at Primary & Urgent Care South, which provides preventive and general health care to people of all ages in Foley, Alabama, and Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.
Dr. Rodriguez began her career pursuit at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, earning her bachelor’s degree in biology and a minor in psychology. After graduation, she enrolled at St. George’s University School of Medicine in True Blue, Grenada, where she earned her medical degree.
The following year, Dr. Rodriguez returned to the University of Miami, receiving her master’s degree in public health as part of a one-year accelerated training program. She completed a family medicine residency at South Baldwin Regional Medical Center in Foley, Alabama.
During her residency, Dr. Rodriguez received extensive training, working in various departments, including the intensive care unit, the emergency room, and labor and delivery. There, she learned how to diagnose and treat acute and chronic illnesses, taking a patient-centered approach.
At Primary & Urgent Care South, Dr. Rodriguez provides various preventive and general health services, including physical exams, Pap smears, and electrocardiograms (EKGs). Her friendly demeanor and compassionate bedside manner help patients feel relaxed.
Dr. Rodriguez speaks English and Spanish fluently, allowing her to serve the practice’s diverse clientele.
Dr. Rodriguez is a member of several professional organizations, including the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, the American Medical Association, and the American Board of Family Medicine.
When away from work, Dr. Rodriguez is passionate about health and wellness. She regularly shares tips and tricks on her blog and Youtube channel. Dr. Rodriguez enjoys weight training, swimming, and reading. She co-owns Celebrity City Cakes, a catering company specializing in cupcakes, cookies, and cakes.
Dr. Rodriguez welcomes anyone seeking quality health care to schedule an appointment at Primary & Urgent Care South.