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Julio C. Gonzalez, MD

Philosophy of Care

To encourage a healthy and active lifestyle for all patients, with a focus on getting athletes back to their sports as quickly and safely as possible.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 253 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Sports Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 16


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Family Medicine
    • Sports Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Non-Operative Sports Medicine, Team physician for U.S. Soccer, Former Medical Director for the Naperville Women's Triathlon (10 years)


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, travel, triathlon, fitness


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Graduation Date 05/2000
    Degree M.D.

    School University of Notre Dame
    Graduation Date 06/1996
    Degree B.S.

    RESIDENCY
    School Kaiser Permanente Orange County
    Title Resident in Family Medicine

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Ball Memorial Hospital
    Specialty Sports Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Sports Medicine
    • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
    • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Media/Published Articles

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 253 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    251 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    250 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    249 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    250 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    249 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    250 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    249 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    248 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    249 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.7
    248 ratings


    Comments (18)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.1
    Apr 17, 2019
    *Dr. Gonzalez is the only doctor I trust for a joint injection. He tries hard to complete it with the least amount of pain.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Dr. Gonzalez was personable and friendly while maintaining professionalism.  
    4.8
    Mar 04, 2019
    This care provider was courteous, patient and professional.   
    4.9
    Feb 21, 2019
    Dr. Gonzalez was great!  
    4.8
    Feb 14, 2019
    *Dr. Gonzalez was very knowledgeable and professional. Explained and showed me the X-rays in a very easy way to understand. Very approachable.  
    5.0
    Feb 14, 2019
    Very simple and easy way to understand. Full confidence - visited second time.  
    1.8
    Jan 09, 2019
    He seemed like he didn't believe what I was saying and brushed off my concerns. Overall disappointed with the appointment.  
    4.5
    Jan 08, 2019
    thank you for getting us in they day!!  
    5.0
    Jan 07, 2019
    Dr. Gonzalez is extremely professional, thorough and always kind. He is always concerned enough to let me know that an injection will sting and that "he's sorry" and I'm always astonished because he takes such See more  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2018
    *Dr. Gonzalez is really nice and good I came to see him with all my cheerleading injuries.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2018
    Excellent care for an unexpected injury.  
    4.8
    Aug 28, 2018
    Dr. Gonzales helped me get up on the examine table and then get back down.  
    5.0
    Aug 16, 2018
    encouraged by other patients' good comnents  
    5.0
    Jul 18, 2018
    Dr. Gonzalez is one of DMG's premier physicians. I appreciate his expertise and empathy.  
    5.0
    Jul 05, 2018
    Excellent care provided by Dr. Gonzalez.  
    4.8
    Jun 03, 2018
    excellent doctor.  
    4.5
    May 27, 2018
    Dr Gonzalez is very thorough, explained treatment options to me, and gave me the cortisone shot when I asked for it.  
    5.0
    May 25, 2018
    *Dr. Gonzalez was excellent! Had extreme pain in both knees. I was hardly able to walk - Provided me with options. I chose a shot in both knees. The shot actually worked!  
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