Dr. Gonzalez will:

  • request detailed information about your symptoms,
  • take a medical history of your current and past ailments,
  • perform a thorough physical examination.

Ask Questions

It’s not uncommon to have questions or doubts about your condition or procedures.   We encourage you to ask any questions you may have before you leave the clinic.

Certain diagnostic tests such as blood tests or imaging tests may be ordered to confirm your diagnosis. Your doctor will take the time to explain all of the options available to you for treatment and encourage you to ask any questions you may have.

Diagnosis and Recommendations

After reviewing any diagnostic results, your doctor will recommend appropriate treatment based on your individual case.

What is Next

Our staff will go through the details of cost, insurance and logistics with you.

Our goal is to provide you with all the information that you need to make an informed decision about managing your health care.

If you still have questions when you leave the office, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone.  We are here to help guide you through the process.

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