DR. CHRISTIAN D. GONZALEZ, MD
DOUBLE BOARD CERTIFIED
Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
CEO of Spine and Wellness Centers of America
Massachusetts General Hospital Fellowship
Dr. González stands as one of the most influential Latin American physicians in America. He is a Harvard graduate, Massachusetts General Hospital Fellow, past Division Chief at the University of Massachusetts and is the past President-Elect and VP of the American Academy of Pain Management In 2013, 2014 and 2015 he has been recognized as one of Miami's Best Doctors.
Dr. González has been published in multiple journals, served as an executive for various State-level medical societies and is the founder of a non-profit charity called the American Spine and Pain Foundation. Patients suffering from back, neck, knee and shoulder pain have enjoyed great outcomes due to his unique technical approach, expertise, and experience. He specializes in hard to treat conditions including Facial Pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Chronic Headaches, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, and other difficult but treatable conditions. If you are looking for someone with the knowledge and technical capacity to relieve your pain, we are sure Dr. González will meet your needs.
In-Network Insurances Accepted (all others accepted Out-of-Network)
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On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Miami's Best Doctors (2013, 2014, 2015)
Dr. Christian Gonzalez was published in a special release publication by Miami Magazine which recognizes Miam's Best Doctors.
Past VP/President-Elect American Academy of P.M.
Past Division Chief, Pain Medicine, University of Miami
Past Division Chief, Pain Medicine, University of Massachusetts
Past CEO/President, Massachusetts Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
Past Director of Academic Committee, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Pain Medicine Fellow
Baylor College of Medicine, Anesthesiology Resident
AVENTURA HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER
BROWARD HEALTH IMPERIAL POINT
Fort Lauderdale, FL
BROWARD HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Coral Gables, FL
JACKSON NORTH MEDICAL CENTER
North Miami Beach, FL
González, Christian. Many men, three wars, and one question: Foundations for the modern understanding of Pain. Bulletin of Anesthesia History