Dr. Urvi Gonzales, MD

Dr. Urvi Gonzales, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Urvi Gonzales, MD is a dermatologist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Brown Medical School in 2005 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

1145 19th St NW Ste 301

Washington, DC 20036

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
Plantar Wart
more than 91% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Gonzales' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gonzales "Board Certification: Dermatology Clinical Interest: Skin Cancer, Acne, Psoriasis, Inflammatory Skin Condition, Anti-aging Gender: Female Practice Location: 1145 19th Street, NW Ste 301, Washington DC 20036 For office hours, insurance accepted or other information call the office location. Biography: Dr. Urvi Gonzales is a board-certified dermatologist skilled in medical and cosmetic dermatology. Specific areas of expertise include: detection and treatment of skin cancers; diagnosis and treatment of acne, psoriasis, and other inflammatory skin conditions; and development of anti-aging strategies utilizing injectables, peels, and lasers. She graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology. Following a research year at Harvard Medical School, she attended a combined Dartmouth-Brown Medical program, training at both schools and earning her MD from Brown Medical School. She then spent an additional research year at Northwestern University prior to starting her internship at the University of Illinois in Chicago. She finalized her residency training in dermatology at the University of Rochester, New York. Research performed in the midst of her medical training culminated in multiple author and co-author publications in various scientific journals, each of which she presented at different national conferences. Dr. Gonzales appreciates that every person is unique, with special skincare challenges and goals. She enjoys getting to know and understand each of her patients, and is motivated by problem solving. Her goal is to efficiently deliver successful treatment plans tailored to the needs of each individual patient. Originally from northern New Jersey, Dr. Gonzales has now made Washington D.C./northern Virginia her home. In her spare time, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband and two young daughters. Undergraduate Education: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Medical School: Brown Medical School Internship: University of Illinois in Chicago Medical CenterResidency: University of Rochester, New York."
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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

17  Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Benign Tumor
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hair Loss
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Warts

4  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • Brown Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gonzales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gonzales' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gonzales' 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 (3)

Got my first appt same day. Great experience. Referred my husband who also made his first appt today.
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Based on dissatisfaction with the physical who referred me to Dr. Gonzales, I was skeptical going in. But the office staff was very competent and professional and Dr. Gonzales immediately allayed any concerns I had. She's courteous, understanding and very thorough, conveying a thorough knowledge of...more
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She was amazing! I tried another dermatologist who only gave me one good piece of advice and it was in reference to what caused my skin irritation but was more interested in selling me products to try for treatment. I explained this to Dr. Gonzales who did make me feel reassured in the advice I...more
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