J Richard Rhodes

Dr. J. Richard Rhodes, MD

Education

College
  • University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT – 1969-71
  • Baylor University, Waco, TX – 1971-73. BA Biology – Premed
Medical School:
  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico – 1974-77 – M.D. December 1977
Externships:
  • Belleview Hospital, New York City, NY Pathology – July 1974
  • Holy Name Hospital, Teanack, NJ – Medicine – 1975 & 1977
  • Psychiatry – 1977; OB-GYN 1977
  • Urology 1977
  • Pediatrics 1977
  • Orthopedic Surgery 1978
Fifth Pathway:
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 1978-79
General Surgery Internship:
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 1979-80
Orthopedic Surgery Residency:
  • National Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital, 1980-81; University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN, Erlanger Medical Center, 1981-84

Certification

  • Board Certified, 1987. American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, recertified 1996 and 2006.

Employment History

  • Daytona Orthopedic Center, Daytona Beach, FL – 1984 – 1996.
  • Atlantic Orthopedics, PA, Daytona Beach, FL – January 1997 – present

Committees & Boards

  • Chief of Surgery, Halifax Medical Center, 1994 – 1995
  • Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, Halifax Medical Center – 1991-1993
  • Chairman Medical Records Committee, Halifax Medical Center, 1991-1993
  • Chief of Surgery for Florida Health Care Plan, 1990
  • Credentials Committee, Florida Health Care Plan 1990
  • President of Temple Israel, 1992-1994
  • President of Jewish Federation of Flagler & Volusia Counties 1994 – 1996
  • IRB Committee Halifax Medical Center, 2003 – present

Societies

Medical Societies:
  • Fellow America Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Florida Orthopedic Association
  • Volusia County Medical Society
Extracurricular Activities and Societies:
  • Researcher for the Heart of Texas Council of Government, 1972

Research

  • Researcher for TCP Coated Implants, for DePuy
  • Coastal Research – Orthopaedic Medical Director
Research Papers:
  • Review of Institutions for the handicapped in central Texas, 1972
  • Review of Primary Bone Tumors at Erlinger Hospital, 1970 and 1981
  • Presented at the Tennessee Orthopedic Society Meeting in Memphis, TN spring 1998

Publications

  • Medicine in China today: The Stethoscope, Volusia County Medical Society Bulletin, Fall 1992
  • Spinal Injuries – Co-Author 2006