Board of Directors

Associate Professor in Surgery-Vascular and Radiology


Heron E. Rodriguez, MD, received his medical degree from (UPAEP) University of the State of Puebla, Mexico and completed his general surgery training at Columbus/St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago. He completed a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
He holds board certifications for general surgery and vascular and endovascular surgery. Dr. Rodriguez is an assistant professor of surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and co-director of the Limb Preservation Clinic. He is on staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. His clinical activities focus on arterial and venous surgery and percutaneous interventions. Areas of special interest include lower extremity revascularization and arterial aneurysms. He has active research interests in minimally invasive treatment of aneurysms and lower extremity occlusive disease. He has participated in several multi-institutional clinical trials evaluating devices and therapies for the treatment of lower extremity occlusive disease.