Dr. Gonzalez hails from San Jose Costa Rica, and completed his undergraduate degree in pre-medicine and surgery, at “Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE), in Tibas, San Jose. He earned his dental degree at ULACIT. Dr. Gonzalez, went on to Ad-honorem practice in some of the local Hospitals where he practiced a wide range of dental and surgical procedures for medically complex and special needs patients. He then completed a one year internship and four-year surgical residency at University District Hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico, including rotations in trauma, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, emergency medicine, and general surgery. Finally he completed his externships in Ohio State University and Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.
Dr. Gonzalez, besides being the only oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Costa Rica, trained and licensed in The USA, also possess great experience in a wide range of oral and maxillofacial surgery procedures and has special interest in orthognathic, cosmetic and implant surgery. He maintains hospital staff privileges at Lindoral Medical Center in Escazu, as well as UNIBE University Hospital.