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Dr. Veronica V. Gonzalez, MD

Dr. Veronica V. Gonzalez, MD

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    Overview

    Veronica Gonzalez, MD, is a board-certified family medicine physician who specializes in caring for older adults. She provides primary care to patients, with an emphasis on health maintenance, disease prevention, treatment of acute and chronic illnesses and preservation of function. As a geriatrician, Dr. Gonzalez aims to keep seniors healthy and high functioning as they transition through the stages of aging. Her expertise includes providing therapeutic and rehabilitative care for conditions or health concerns that are common among the elderly such as frailty, falls, incontinence, memory and cognitive problems, and medication-related side effects. She also has expertise in end of life care and advance care planning.As a primary care physician at an academic medical center, Dr. Gonzalez is active in the education of medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She completed a fellowship in geriatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine and a residency in family medicine at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista. Dr. Gonzalez earned her medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. She is board-certified in family medicine. Outside of work, Dr. Gonzalez enjoys staying active through running, yoga and cross fit. UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information on primary care for seniors, see https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/primary-care/pages/geriatrics.aspx.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Critical Care Specialist

    Education & Training

    Medical Degree - Albany Medical College

    Other Degree - Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista, Chula Vista

    Other Degree - UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego

    Medical Degree - Primary Care Physician

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Family Medicine

    Languages

    Spanish

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Critical Care Specialist, like Dr. Veronica Gonzalez, may include:

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    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Gonzalez's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    UC San Diego Health - Perlman Medical Offices - Senior Medicine

    4168 Front Street

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 249-2500

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health - Perlman Medical Offices

    9350 Campus Point Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Veronica Gonzalez accepting new patients?

    Yes, Veronica Gonzalez is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Veronica Gonzalez offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Gonzalez's office at (858) 249-2500 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Veronica Gonzalez offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Gonzalez's office at (858) 249-2500 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Veronica Gonzalez speak?

    Veronica Gonzalez speaks English and Spanish.

    Which board certifications does Veronica Gonzalez have?

    Veronica Gonzalez is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

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