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Gastroenterology is a medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of disease of the liver and digestive system. Gastrointestinal Specialists of Miami, Inc. aims to deliver quality state of the art medical care with professionalism and compassion.

As part of our commitment to state of the art care, we have designed this website. Please feel free to browse this site, you may find it to be a useful source of information. This site contains explanations about some of the most common procedures we perform as well as information about common gastrointestinal conditions. Here you will also find important links and documents to enhance your office visit experience.

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German Gonzalez, Jr. M.D.
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German Gonzalez, Jr. M.D.



Dr. German Gonzalez, Jr. M.D. is a graduate of the University Of Miami School Of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Weston, Florida where he also completed his gastroenterology fellowship. Dr. Gonzalez is board certified in gastroenterology. Though free to practice anywhere in the U.S. he decided to remain in South Florida and to serve his beloved community. It is Dr. Gonzalez's personal goal to provide quality state of the art medical care in the field of gastroenterology with compassion and professionalism.


As part of our commitment to state of the art care, we have designed this website. Please feel free to browse this site, you may find it to be a useful source of information. This site contains explanations about some of the most common procedures we perform as well as information about common gastrointestinal conditions. Here you will also find important links and documents to enhance your office visit experience.


I hope you find this site a valuable tool in understanding your digestive health. Please visit often and make it a regular part of your healthcare journey. I look forward to meeting you.



Sincerely,

German Gonzalez, Jr. M.D.
President


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Accepted Insurance Plans

Gastrointestinal Specialists of Miami, Inc. accepts Medicare and most major insurance plans.

If you have provided your current insurance coverage information, we will submit a claim to your insurance company. You are responsible for all balances due after your insurance company pays its portion.

If you have any questions regarding which insurance plans we accept, please call our billing department at 305.223.5858 Questions regarding your coverage and benefits should be directed to your employer or insurance company.

We gladly accept the following insurances:


International patients are welcome; we accept most international insurance plans.
If your plan is not listed above please call us at 305.223.5858; we are continuously updating our insurancecarrier list. Cash, checks and most major credit cards accepted.

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Procedures

These are some of the procedures performed by Gastro Intestinal Specialists of Miami

  • Colonoscopy
  • La colonoscopia permite al médico examinar el recubrimiento del colon (intestino grueso) para descartar anormalidades

  • La Sigmoidoscopia Flexible
  • La sigmoidoscopia flexible permite al médico examinar el recubrimiento del recto y una parte del colon (intestino grueso) insertando en el ano un tubo flexible de grosor similar a un dedo y haciéndolo avanzar lentamente en el interior del recto y la parte inferior del colon.

  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy
  • PEG is a procedure through which a flexible feeding tube is placed through the abdominal wall and into the stomach, allowing nutrition, fluids and/or medications to bypass the mouth and esophagus.

  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy
  • Cleansing the colon before a colonoscopy is called bowel preparation, or "prep." It involves taking medication that causes diarrhea, emptying the colon. The medication is taken by mouth, and comes in liquid or tablet form. You will also need to change what you eat during the day or two before the colonoscopy.

  • La Endoscopia Superior(EGD)
  • La endoscopia superior permite al médico examinar el recubrimiento de la parte superior del tracto gastrointestinal, que incluye el esófago, el estómago y el duodeno (la primera parte del intestino delgado).

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Gastrointestinal Specialists of Miami, Inc. is a medical practice specializing in gastroenterology.

Gastroenterology is a medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of disease of the liver and digestive system. Gastrointestinal Specialists of Miami, Inc. aims to deliver quality state of the art medical care with professionalism and compassion.

As part of our commitment to state of the art care, we have designed this website. Please feel free to browse this site, you may find it to be a useful source of information. This site contains explanations about some of the most common procedures we perform as well as information about common gastrointestinal conditions. Here you will also find important links and documents to enhance your office visit experience.



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German Gonzalez, Jr. M.D.
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Online Resources / Important Links


Please find links bellow to nationally recognized web sites that we hope will help you better understand your condition and the diagnostic as well as therapeutic options.

The content provided here is for informational purposes only, and does not replace professional medical advice you receive from your physician.

Please consult your physician with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition. The information provided in these links is the exclusive responsibility of the entity sponsoring each of them and not of Gastrointestinal Specialists of Miami, Inc.

American Cancer Society
American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association
Celiac Disease Foundation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America
Hepatitis Foundation
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
National Cancer Institute - Cancer Topics
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - Health Education

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Forms


Please Click on any of the following forms, you may print, download or e-mail these forms to be completed at your earliest convinience.


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Contact Us / English - Español


Phone 305.223.5858

Fax 305.223.5884

Or Visit Us

Bird Road
Suite 642
Miami, FL
33175

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Appointments / Refills

To schedule or cancel an appointment please call 305.223.5858
When canceling an appointment, please give us at least 24 hours notice.

What to bring?

  • Insurance card(s)
  • Co-payment for office visit (if applicable)
  • Any forms mailed to you by our office

Medication Refills
In most instances your pharmacy will inform us that you are requesting a medication refill, in which case we ask that you allow us 2-3 business days to process your request. If you are personally calling our office for prescription renewals these should be requested during normal office hours. Please call 305.223.5858 Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM. Once again please allow us 2-3 business days to process your request. Note some medications require you to be seen in the office prior to authorizing a refill. Patients with continuous medication refills must be seen in the office at least on an annual basis.

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