Meet Your Trusted Dentist
Dr. Michael Rodriguez
Location: Painesville & Jefferson
Dr. Rodriguez was born and raised in Boynton Beach, Florida, and he left home to attend the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. He graduated with honors and received his bachelor's degree in biology with a minor in sociology in 2001. His wife, Julie, a Northeast Ohio native, also graduated from Franciscan, and they married in the summer of 2001.
Dr. Rodriguez then attended the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. While there, Dr. Rodriguez was selected by the Air Force to participate in their Health Professions Scholarship Program. Upon graduating in 2005, he was promoted to Captain in the U.S.A.F. and began his active duty tour. He proudly served America's Airmen as a dentist for three years. While in the Air Force, Dr. Rodriguez completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program at Langley Air Force Base. In August 2008, he completed his service commitment and moved his growing family back to Northeast Ohio. He then entered private practice with Dr. Ronald Cimaglio in Mentor, Ohio, and in October of 2012, he joined Painesville Dental Group!
Dr. Rodriguez and Julie have seven children: Bernadette, Clare, Sara, Zachary, Valerie, Monica, and Micah. After several moves with the Air Force, his family is happy to have settled in Northeast Ohio. They belong to St. Mary Catholic Church in Chardon, and they currently live in Concord Township.