Marcela Rodriguez, MD

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    About me

    Dr. Marcela Rodriguez is an associate professor of pediatrics at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, specializing in infectious disease.   She also is a member of SIU HealthCare, the medical school’s practice group. Rodriguez completed a three-year fellowship in pediatric infectious disease at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (2011).  She completed her pediatric residency at SIU (2008) and her medical degree at Libre University in Cali, Colombia (2001). Dr. Rodriguez is board certified in pediatrics and in infectious disesases by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America. A native of Colombia, she is married and has two children.



    Education & training

    Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics - Infectious Diseases
    Board Certifications
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases
    Medical School
    Libre University Medical School, Cali, Colombia
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - Pediatrics
    Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO - Pediatric Infectious Diseases

    Clinical locations


    SIU Pediatric Infectious Disease

    301 N. 8th St. Suite 4A Springfield, IL 62701
    Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

    Hospital privileges

    • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
    • Memorial Medical Center, Springfield IL