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Ernesto Gonzalez, MD

4.6 out of 5 (74 Ratings)


Obstetrics & Gynecology

About Ernesto Gonzalez

Ernesto Gonzalez, MD earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, Conn., and completed his residency at the University of Buffalo Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Previously he completed the Health Careers Program at Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of San Diego, San Diego, Ca.

Dr. Gonzalez is fluent in Spanish. His special interests include high-risk obstetrics, ultrasound and quality improvement.

He is a member of the Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. 

Ernesto speaks Spanish


Ernesto practices at the following locations:

Southcoast Physicians Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

543 North Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

P: 508-973-2208

Get Directions 41.6367632 -70.955847

Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

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Patient Comments (7)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • [Name] is a wonderful medical assistant. The front desk staff are courteous and wonderful. Dr. Gonzalez is a great provider who takes time to listen to my concerns. Best OB office ever.

  • Visited on a Wednesday and still waiting for test results and prescription 5 days later.

  • Dr Gonzalez was amazing, kind, supportive and knowledgeable. Loved my first visit.

  • Note: the issue of timeliness shouldn't apply to this provider as he is an OB/GYN and the nature of his work/patients is unpredictable. With a telehealth call, it's not like sitting around in a waiting room, either. I greatly respect Dr. Gonzalez, the other doctors in his office and his nurses and staff.

  • Good experience. Staff helpful and kind

  • The provider was very thorough with explaining everything to me. He and his medical assistant made me feel super comfortable. The front staff was polite and even cleaned up cups in the waiting room that were giving me anxiety. I know I'm dramatic. Excellent all around

  • All staff were very friendly and being the first time I was in this office, they really made me feel relaxed especially when I came in very nervous. My provider was just the same made me feel comfortable and was very informative and explained things to me. Over all a great experience.

  • The entire staff was polite, helpful and compassionate and made me feel comfortable while I was there. They answered any questions I had.

  • Hello. It was very effective. They are good professionals and I like how they treat us and explain everything. Thank you.

  • Personal, professional, explained everything Thoroughly

  • Dr Gonzalez made me feel very comfortable, he explained everything to me. He was very gentle with my exam. All the girls in this office are very pleasant. The young lady at the front desk was so helpful getting me seen, there was a mix up with my initial appointment and she was able to get me seen that day. I was very grateful to her and the Dr for seeing me.

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