Dr. Mercedes Gonzalez, MD

Dr. Mercedes Gonzalez, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mercedes Gonzalez, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Coral Gables, FL. She is 40 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

4425 Ponce De Leon Blvd Ste 115

Coral Gables, FL 33146

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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more than 28% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 25% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
more than 25% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergies
  • Asthma in Children
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Boil
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lice
  • Lichen Planus
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pemphigus
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Port Wine Stain
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts


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  • Acne Surgery
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Hospital College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital Of New York Presbyterian Columbia University
    Other Education | Completed 2007
  • Pediatric Dermatology Fellow
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gonzalez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gonzalez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gonzalez to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Gonzalez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (9)
Miami, FL |
The office staff is very nice and welcoming and the office itself is bright and comfortable. I've never had to wait very long. Dr. Gonzalez spends time with you, not rushing to get to the next patient, and is meticulous in her exams. I recommend her to everyone looking for a dermatologist.
Atlanta, GA |
I would not recommend this dr Mercedes Gonzales . Very unprofessional and not personable. My daughter had a hemangioma and she was an alarmist about it and made me feel horrible . Second visit dr Gonzalez seemed completely uninterested did not even measure the hemangioma and was rude and unprofessional. Will not return
We are always grateful to receive feedback. We consider all feedback as ways in which we can improve our practice's operations. Please call us at 305-667-3152 and ask for Dr. Gonzalez so that we may further discuss your comments and address any concerns.
in Toronto, Ontario |
I had initially gone to Dr Gonzalez for my daughter's eczema. She is very gentle and not intimidating to children. She is only a phone call away. in desperate flare ups, she has walked me thru steps to bring relief to my daughter, even when we changed dermatologist and it had been 2 yrs since we'd seen her,she was ready to give us her valued expert advise over the phone. Thank you Dr Gonzalez!!!
in Miami |
DR. Gonzales was thorough, compassionate, excellent teaching. My daughter felt respected
in Miami, FL |
Very professional, kind and considerate, really listens, and provides options and choices. Her staff is excellent too!
in Miami, FL |
My son was seen by Dr. Gonzalez for eczema. We've been to many dermatologist in the past that did not resolve his rash. Dr. Gonzalez properly diagnosed and treated him to where his skin today is eczema free. The staff is very accommodating and I like the fact that she sees parents as well!
in Coral Gables, FL |
Our family had a wonderful experience at Dr. Gonzalez's office! She was very knowledgeable and personable. She took her time and answered all our questions without feeling rushed. She is probably the only Dermatologist in Miami where you will see the Doctor not a PA or Nurse, your wait is reasonable and the staff is friendly! I highly recommend her!!
in Miami, FL |
Dr. Gonzalez and her staff were all very welcoming. I had a concern with a mole and Dr. Gonzalez decided to check over all of my skin to make sure there were no other locations of concern. She took a biopsy of my lesion and sent it off to pathology. I was notified with the results within a week and she explained the results thoroughly. I never felt rushed or as if my concerns were not important. Her staff was also very knowledgeable. I would recommend Dr. Gonzalez to anyone with skin problems.
in Miami, FL |
After identifying the infection on my child's skin on the first visit by swab test, this doctor prescribed inappropriate treatment which prolonged the infection unnecessarily. On the follow up visit this doctor misidentified this infection as something else and prescribed a $1,200 cream that ended up irritating the skin and making it worse for my child. I eventually did a blood test (another doctor ordered it) which answered all the questions- she should have ordered the test to begin with.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gonzalez accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    United Healthcare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gonzalez has admitting privileges

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital
170 William St
New York, NY 10038
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