Meet Dr. Rodríguez



Dr. Angel Emmanuel Rodríguez Peña graduated from Boston University (BU) with a Master's degree in Molecular and Cell Biology and a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Periodontology in 2016. Dr. Rodríguez Peña was a visiting researcher at the University of Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) Advanced Graduate Periodontology Program in 2012. He earned a certificate from the Advanced Graduate Education Program department at the University of Southern California (USC) in 2011. He received his D.D.S. from the Autonomous University of Nuevo León – School of Dentistry, Monterrey, Mexico, in 2010.

He has authored numerous scientific articles in prestigious journals and magazines. He has lectured nationally and internationally. Dr. Rodríguez Peña has had the opportunity to help and serve on several medical volunteer programs in underserved communities of third world countries. Dr. Rodríguez Peña is very passionate about life and is in a constant search for knowledge to help his patients and to provide excellent oral health that everyone deserves.
Dr. Rodríguez Peña maintains a private practice limited to Periodontics, Implantology and Esthetic advanced dentistry.


  1. De la Rosa M, Rodríguez A, Sierra K, Mendoza G, Chambrone L (2013). Predictors of peri-implant bone loss during long-term maintenance of patients treated with 10-mm implants and single crown restorations. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. May-Jun;28(3):798-802. doi: 10.11607/jomi.3066.
  2. Fu MM, Rodriguez A, Chen RY, Fu E, Liao SY, Karimbux NY (2014). Administrative trends in U.S. dental schools. J Dent Educ. Nov;78(11):1508-12. PMID:25362691
  3. Kim Y, Rodriguez AE, Nowzari H (2016). The Risk of Prion Infection through Bovine Grafting Materials. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. Feb 8. doi: 10.1111/ cid.12391. PMID: 26856530
  4. Rodriguez AE, Ajdaharian J (2017). Effects of Two Dental Whitening Strips on Dental Sensitivity and Gingival Health. Dentistry. 7: 451. doi:10.4172/2161- 1122.1000451
  5. Rodriguez AE, Ajdaharian J (2017). Effects of a Novel Mouthwash on Plaque Presence and Gingival Health. Dentistry. 7: 460. doi:10.4172/2161-1122.1000460
  6. Rodriguez AE, Monzavi M, Yokoyama CL, Nowzari H (2018). Zirconia dental implants: a clinical and radiographic evaluation. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry; 2018 Nov;30(6):538-544. doi: 10.1111/jerd.12414.
  7. Nowzari H, Rodriguez AE (2019). Impacted teeth: Close Flap Surgery. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry. 2019 May;31(3):233-239. doi: 10.1111/ jerd.12417.
  8. Nowzari H, Rodriguez AE (2019). Implants dentaires en zircone. Journal de Parodontologie et d’Implantologie Orale. France. Clinic; 39: 486-488.
  9. Rodriguez AE, Nowzari H (2019). The long-term risks and complications of bovine- derived xenografts: A case series. J Indian Soc Periodontol; 2019 Sep- Oct;23(5):487-492. doi: 10.4103/jisp.jisp_656_18
  10. Nowzari H, Rodriguez AE (2019). Dento-facial discrepancies, an evolutionary view. The cutting edge magazine from Santa Clara County dental society. May, 2019, 8-9.
  11. Rodríguez, A., & Nowzari, H (2020). Riesgos y complicaciones clínicas asociadas con los injertos de origen bovino. Revista ADM, 77 (2): 108-116, 2020
  12. Nowzari H, Tuan M, Rodriguez AE (2020). Pérennité et esthétique parodontale par la chirurgie osseuse résectrice. Journal de Parodontologie et d’Implantologie Orale. France. Clinic.
  13. Nowzari H, Chang T, Rodriguez AE (2022). The migration of the bovine-derived xenograft particles: a case series. J Indian Soc Periodontol; 26(2),178,2022
  14. The Evolution of Site Management for Implant Placement. A webinar hosted by Angel E. Rodriguez, DDS, CAGS, MSD & Manuel De la Rosa Garza, DDS, MS at Dental Xp: