Dr. Arturo Gonzalez, MD, FAAP


Dr. Gonzalez is board certified in Pediatrics. He has been practicing General Pediatrics in a single specialty group practice in Scottsdale Arizona since 1993. He earned his medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara. He completed his residency at St. Vincent's Medical Center/New York University Medical program where he was chief resident and was given the distinguished Mario Merlino, M.D. award for most outstanding resident.

He has been involved with the Arizona Chapter of the AAP in several positions of leadership. Which include: The Medical Home Project Co-Chair, C.A.T.C.H Facilitator, Secretary, Vice-President and President. He has been a Community Clinical Preceptor for Phoenix Children's Hospital, he was actively involved with the Partnership for a Drug Free America and was appointed by former AZ Governor Janet Napolitano's to serve on the First Things First Board. He was an active member of the Real Arizona Coalition S.A.N.E. Program for U.S. Immigration Reform lead by The Honorable Sandra Day O'Connor, Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.

He has been recognized as one of the "Top Docs" by Ranking Arizona Annual Report, "Best Doctors in America", "Best Pediatrician in Scottsdale, AZ" and "Best Pediatrician in the Valley" two years in a row by Arizona Foothills Magazine. He has been featured on AAP News, CNN, The Arizona Republic, ABC15 News, Raising AZ Kids and most recently lectured in Cancun, Mexico on 'The Health Problem of the Migrant Child" His wife is a Pharmacist and has 3 grown daughters.

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