Ralph Gonzales, MD, MSPH - Internal Medicine

Ralph Gonzales, MD, MSPH - Internal Medicine

Dr. Ralph Gonzales reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Gonzales is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of California San Francisco in San Francisco, California.

Education and Training

MD: University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 1991

Internship: University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 1991–1992

Resident: University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 1992–1994

Chief Resident: University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 1994–1995

Research Fellow in Health Services: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, 1995–1997

MSPH: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, 1995–1997

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Appointments

University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

  • Associate Dean, 2014–present
  • Professor of Medicine, 2007–present
  • Associate Professor of Medicine, 2001–2007

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, 1997–2001

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

Dr. Gonzales has stock options with Phreesia, Inc.

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