Mithra O. Gonzalez, M.D.View Contact & Scheduling
100 Meridian Centre Boulevard, Suite 125
Rochester, NY 14618
Dr. Gonzalez is a skilled surgeon committed to helping patients overcome debilitating conditions or recapture their self confidence. As an oculofacial specialist, he approaches each case understanding the important balance between preserving functional vision and achieving aesthetic goals. Dr. Gonzalez medically and surgically treats a variety of conditions related to orbital and facial trauma, disease and congenital anomalies.
Dr. Gonzalez graduated with honors from Virginia Commonwealth University and earned his medical degree at the University of Iowa where he was also a research assistant in the Department of Ophthalmology. He completed a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He continued his training at the University of Colorado School of Medicine where he completed an American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery approved Fellowship. Dr. Gonzalez is board certified in ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology
Associate Professor - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Joint
Associate Professor - Department of Otolaryngology (SMD) - Joint
Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Plastic Surgery (SMD) - Joint
Residency & Fellowship
Fellowship, Ophthalmic Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, University of Colorado Hospital- GME. 2010 - 2012
Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2007 - 2010
Internship, Iowa Methodist Medical Center. 2006 - 2007
Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. 2005 - 2006
MD | University Of Iowa Roy J & Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine. 2005
University Honors, Virginia Commonwealth University. 2000
Undergraduate Research Grant, Virginia Commonwealth University. 1999
Outstanding Academic Achievement Award, The Latino Scholars Program. 1998 - 2000
Psychology Honors Program, Virginia Commonwealth University. 1998 - 2000
Psi Chi. 1998 - 2000
Commonwealth Award. 1997 - 1998
Phi Eta Sigma National Honors Society. 1997
Dean's List, Virginia Commonwealth. 1996 - 2000
University Honors Program, Virginia Commonwealth University. 1996 - 2000
Wozniak RA, Gonzalez M, Aquavella JV
Cornea.. 2016 July 35 (7):1026-8. Epub 1900 01 01.
Davies BW, Gonzalez MO, Vaughn RC, Allen GC, Durairaj VD
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 2016 32 (4):e79-81. Epub 1900 01 01.
Davies BW, Mollman RA, Gonzalez MO, Hink EM, Durairaj VD
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 2015 31 (4):287-9. Epub 1900 01 01.
Ranno S, Sacchi M, Gonzalez MO, Ravula MT, Nucci P
American journal of ophthalmology.. 2014 January 157 (1):209-213.e1. Epub 10/05/2013.
Gonzalez M, Oliver C, Schomer D, Willoughby B
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 2014 30 (3):238-40. Epub 1900 01 01.
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