Orthopaedic Surgeon. Avid Sailor. Meet Doctor Captain Roca.

Hobbies: sailing, shooting trap, exercise, spending time with my wife and children, traveling
First Job: McDonald’s cook
First Car: Chevy Malibu 1966
Favorite Song: Brown Eyed Girl
If you had not become a doctor what would have been your career path?: Biochemist
What advice would you give your High School self?: Nothing different. Work hard.
Who has helped you the most during your career? My wife
Best advice you have ever received: Marry a respectable lady
What do you love most about living in Mobile or Baldwin County? Mobile Bay
Favorite Local event: Dauphin Island Regatta

Family Life
Married with 4 children

Education
University of New Orleans, BA, Chemistry, Tulane University, Master of Science Biochemistry,
Tulane University, Doctor of Medicine

Internship
Tulane Affiliated Hospital – General Surgery

Residency
Tulane University School of Medicine – Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas of Specialty:
Sports Medicine, Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopy

Memberships:
Alabama Orthopaedic Society, Hughston Sports Medicine Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Clinical Orthopaedic Society, American College of Sports Medicine, International College of Surgeons, Hispanic American Medical Society, Southern Medical Association, Tulane Caldwell Society