CERTIFICATE OF ADDED QUALIFICATIONS IN HAND SURGERY CERTIFIED AMERICAN BOARD OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY

An expert in the field of upper extremity surgery, Dr. Gonzalez-Hernandez has been providing world-class care for complex and difficult to manage injuries and the wide array of chronic conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome.

His kindness and approachability is matched by his knowledge on the leading, surgical and non-surgical treatment options for patients. 

He received his Medical Doctorate at The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas.  Thereafter, he completed an Orthopaedic Residency program at Case Western Reserve University and participated in multiple orthopaedic and hand surgery fellowship programs including:

  • The Muller Foundation Fellowship and an AO/ASIF (Surgical Internal Fixation) — Bern, Switzerland
  • Hand Surgery Fellowship — Madrid and Barcelona, Spain
  • Reconstructive Microsurgical Fellowship – Taipei, Taiwan
  • Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity – Cleveland Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship
  • Allen Memorial Orthopaedic Research Fellowship – Case Western Reserve University The Muller Foundation Fellowship and an AO/ASIF (Surgical Internal Fixation) — Bern, Switzerland
  • Hand Surgery Fellowship — Madrid and Barcelona, Spain
  • Reconstructive Microsurgical Fellowship – Taipei, Taiwan
  • Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity – Cleveland Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship
  • Allen Memorial Orthopaedic Research Fellowship – Case Western Reserve University

He has presided in numerous organizations and societies and is an active member of the American Association of Hand Surgeons.  He has participated, chaired, and organized several instructional courses both in the United States and abroad and frequently hosts students and physicians to help further upper extremity academia. 

He currently leads numerous instructional courses throughout the year and around the world on the identification of complex fractures and the surgical interventions necessary.