Charles L. Rodriguez, M.D.

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Venice Health Park Suite 1203 Location

Charles L. Rodriguez, M.D. is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who provides comprehensive plastic and reconstructive surgical care to patients in the Venice Island office of Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery. Prior to joining Riverchase Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Rodriguez was a solo private practitioner for 10 years in Venice, Florida.

During his extensive education and training, Dr. Rodriguez was recognized for his outstanding skills and honored with the Stephen H. Miller Award for best Resident Instructor as well as Intern of the Year Award in General Surgery.

Castle-Connolly-2013-Top-Docs-color-logoDr. Rodriguez specializes in cosmetic surgery, skin cancer reconstructive surgery, breast cancer reconstruction, body contouring, and complex wound reconstruction. Dr. Rodriguez strives to provide the best care possible to his patients by listening and assessing their concerns, and then formulating the most appropriate treatment plan to achieve optimal results.

Outside of his plastic surgery practice, Dr. Rodriguez is a golf enthusiast and enjoys spending time with wife, Jane, and two sons, Christian and Andrew.


  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery for the Face and Body
  • Breast Reconstruction, Augmentation and Revision
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Body Contouring
  • Injectable Cosmetics


  • Bachelor of Arts, Visual & Environmental Studies – Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Doctor of Medicine – New York University School of Medicine, New York


  • General Surgery Residency – North Shore University Hospital – Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York
  • Plastic Surgery Fellowship – Penn State University Medical Center

Accreditations and Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Sarasota County Medical Society

Patient Testimonials

“Dr. Rodriguez & staff are excellent!”
– Ronald M., September 2016

“Dr. Rodriguez is always very professional & courteous.”
– Susanne I., September 2016

“Dr. Rodriguez was recommended to me by people who have lived here (Venice Island) for many years. He is described as “brilliant”, “caring”, “the best”. These qualities were not exaggerated! ”
– Susan M., August 2016