Born and raised in Tampa, Florida, Rolando graduated from NYU School of Medicine. Resident and chief resident in General Surgery, NYU School of Medicine. Fellowship in Vascular Surgery, NYU. Assistant and Associate Professor of Surgery and Emergency Medicine of Einstein College of Medicine, NY. Fellow American College of Surgery. Fellow American College of Emergency Medicine. Medical Director of Hyperbaric Medicine of Einstein College of Medicine. Private practice, General and Vascular Surgery, Tampa, Florida. Assistant and Medical Director of J& J Pharmaceutical (Orthobiotec Div.) and Antigenics Pharmaceutical. Medical Director Medi Weight Loss Clinics in Tampa, Brandon and Lutz. Medical Director, Weight Loss Holdings.