Patients Honor Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez for Compassion

Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez of Houston, TX is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.

May 23, 2013, 18:08 ET from American Registry

HOUSTON, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification.


Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and Patients' Choice to provide feedback about experiences with their physicians.

Only those physicians with near perfect overall and bedside manner scores, as voted by their patients, are selected for the Compassionate Doctor recognition. Of the nation's 870,000 active physicians, only 3% were accorded this honor in 2012.

The Compassionate Doctor certification is part of the Patients' Choice recognition program, where patients rate and vote for their favorite doctors.

Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez commented on the recognition: "This is quite an honor for me. I am very pleased to have been selected and grateful to my patients who went out of their way to rate me and give me positive reviews."

About Ricardo R. Gonzalez: a short profile by and about the honoree:

Dr. Gonzalez practices urology with a focus on voiding dysfunction and pelvic restorative medicine and reconstructive surgery in Houston, TX. He is Medical Director for the Center for Voiding Dysfunction at Houston Metro Urology. He is a graduate of Stanford and completed his fellowship at Cornell in New York City. He is an internationally-recognized expert in the treatment of incontinence, female pelvic reconstruction, and GreenLight laser vaporization of the prostate for BPH; he has been invited to teach throughout the U.S. and in 11 foreign countries. His goal is to improve quality of life.

For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez's profile on

Following the publication of Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez's selection for the Patients' Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Gonzalez to The Registry™ of Business Excellence. An exclusive recognition plaque has been designed to commemorate the honor. The doctor's custom wall plaque is shown here.

For more information on Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez, located in Houston, TX call 713-790-9779, or visit

This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Gonzalez and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.

Patients' Choice provides in depth information on doctors in your area who have been recognized and awarded for outstanding patient care and expertise. The Compassionate Doctor certification is the honor role of physicians who have received the highest overall and bedside manner ratings by their patients. American Registry, LLC, recognizes excellence in top businesses and professionals. The Registry™ includes over 2 million significant business and professional recognitions. For more information, search The Registry at

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Dr. Ricardo R. Gonzalez 
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SOURCE American Registry