J. Rodríguez-Feliz, M.D.
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Eyelid and Facial Rejuvenation Specialist
777 Arthur Godfrey Rd.
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is a nationally renowned plastic surgeon at the prestigious Miami Plastic Surgery® group in
South Florida. He specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face and body. His particular interest is in eyelid surgery,
surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation (e.g. BOTOX, facial fillers, facelift), aesthetic breast surgery, body
contouring, liposuction, tummy tuck, and vaginal rejuvenation.
He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in some of the industry’s top scientific journals, including
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, Annals of Plastic Surgery, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, and Aesthetic
Plastic Surgery. Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz and co-authors were honored with the 2015 Best U.S. Paper Award by Plastic
and Reconstructive Surgery®, the premier and most prestigious plastic surgery journal in the world.
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst and
went on to receive a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Puerto Rico, where he graduated with High Honors.
His post graduate training included a residency in plastic surgery served at Albany Medical Center in New York, as
well as an Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Surgery fellowship with world-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Mark Codner, in
Atlanta, GA. This elite fellowship is one of the few in the nation to be sponsored by the American Society of
Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz serves as a medical staff member in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Baptist Hospital of Miami,
and South Miami Hospital. "Safety is my number one priority in aesthetic surgery. This is why I only operate in an
accredited outpatient surgical facility (AAAASF) with board-certified anesthesiologists."
A proficient author, speaker, and national educator, Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is also involved in teaching Plastic
Surgery to the next generation of doctors during their surgical clerkship rotation. He holds a voluntary faculty
appointment in the Division of Plastic Surgery at the FIU Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine in Miami, FL.
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is often requested by local and national media to offer his expert commentary regarding plastic
surgery trends and cutting-edge aesthetic treatments. He makes regular appearances on networks such as
Telemundo, Univision, NBC Miami, and CBS Miami.
Originally from Puerto Rico, Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is fluent in both English and Spanish. He lives in Miami with his
wife and two children. He spends his leisure time with his family enjoying outdoor activities under the South Florida