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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nestor Gonzalez is Excellent. Dr. Gonzalez has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Angioplasty
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Intracranial Vasospasm
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Therapeutic Embolization
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gonzalez graduated from Universidad Nacional De Rosario, Rosario De Santa Fe. He has 6 awards.

American Heart Association 2012 Innovation Award in Stroke Research
"American Heart Association 2012 Innovation Award in Stroke Research
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gonzalez has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Nestor Raul Gonzalez MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Nestor R. Gonzalez practice?
Dr. Nestor Gonzalez has 2 office locations.
Dr. Nestor Gonzalez practices Neurological Surgery and Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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