Dr. Carlos Gonzales, MD

Dr. Carlos Gonzales, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Carlos Gonzales, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2855 Gramercy St

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gonzales performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Excision of Chalazion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Strabismus
very high
more than 95% of peers
Diplopia
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Gonzales's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gonzales "Practice includes routine pediatric eye exams, prescription glasses and contacts, evaluation and treatment of pediatric diseases including eye diseases of the newborn, pediatric eye infections, pediatric cataracts, pediatric and adult strabismus."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Stanford Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Tx
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Tx
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gonzales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Gonzales does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Gonzales and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Gonzales' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gonzales to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Gonzales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The staff was great, the Dr. Was awful (which is usually the opposite). After dilating my son's eyes, he didn't even bother looking inside of them, just told me to patch one eye. We do not have cross eye, and on my question what would patching do for us, he told me " I just told you, patch it". No...more
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He is a great caring doctor. My son had eye surgery at the age of 3. He did everything to make us feel comfortable. At our first appointment after the surgery, he went out of the way to check on my son. I can tell that he genuinely loves what he does. His staff is also always very happy and...more
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I'm so disappointed I made an appointment the other day for Thursday and today I received a call exactly 2 hours before my appointment that Gonzales cannot see me beacase i don't have a good reason to visit him I don't recommend a doctor that need a moneymaker reason to be visited
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