Endocrinologist Michael Gonzales, MD, FACE, ECNU,
CCD, has joined Imperial Health, the regionís largest multi-specialty
medical group. Dr. Gonzales will be practicing with Dr. Timothy Gilbert
and Dr. Sandra Dempsey at the Imperial Health - Endocrinology Center of
After earning a Doctor of Medicine Degree from the
University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines, Dr. Gonzales completed an
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical
School, Department of Medicine, in Norfolk, Virginia. He then completed an Endocrinology
Fellowship at the Strelitz Diabetes Center, also at Eastern Virginia Medical
School. Dr. Gonzales is board certified in both Internal Medicine and
Endocrinology. He is also a certified Clinical Densitometrist and is
certified to conduct neck and thyroid ultrasound and thyroid biopsies. Dr.
Gonzales is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology.
Dr. Gonzales has worked in private practice for over six
years, first at the Hattiesburg Clinic in Mississippi and most recently, at
DaVita Healthcare Partners Specialty Clinic in Nevada.
Dr. Gonzales will be seeing patients at the Endocrinology
Centerís office at 1727 Imperial Blvd. in Lake Charles. The group provides
specialized treatment of metabolic disorders, including the management of thyroid
disease (thyroid nodules, cancer, hypo and hyperthyroidism), diabetes, and
osteoporosis, as well as pituitary and adrenal disorders. Dr.
Gonzales is currently accepting patients by referral. For more
information, please call 337-310-3670.