Pain management program gets director _lowres

Dr. Victor Rodriguez

Dr. Victor Rodriguez is the new medical director of Diversified Professionals Inc. Pain Management, an interventional pain management treatment program on Lane Regional Medical Center’s campus in Zachary.

Rodriguez was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry and anthropology from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and his medical doctorate degree from the Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Rodriguez completed his internship in general surgery at Tulane University School of Medicine and his anesthesiology residency at LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.

He is board certified in anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology and in interventional pain management by the American Board of Pain Medicine, and specializes in post-operative pain control as well as advanced techniques in the management of neuropathic and cancer pain.

Rodriguez is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, International Anesthesia Research Society, Louisiana State Medical Society and American College of Sports Medicine.