Dr. Gonzalez is a certified prosthodontist, originally from Costa Rica. He obtained his DDS with an emphasis in restorative dentistry and orthodontics from the University of Costa Rica in 1997. Upon receiving his degree he opened up his own private practice in Costa Rica while also serving as the clinical instructor at the University of Costa Rica. In 2002, he was accepted into the graduate prosthodontist program at BCD. From 2005 to 2007 he took part in an implant fellowship program at BCD, under the direction of Dr. Stephen Parel, where he later obtained his faculty appointment as Clinical Director for the Center for Maxillofacial Prosthodontist Clinic and Assistant Professor with the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Baylor College of Dentistry (BCD) in Dallas. Texas. Dr. Gonzalez has lectured both nationally and internationally on different topics in prosthodontist and implant surgery.