Meet Dr. Gonzalez
Dentist in Fredericksburg, VA
Dr. Edith Gonzalez is an enthusiastic and relationship-based practitioner. She has a multicultural background and dentistry is her biggest passion. She treats her patients with a multidisciplinary dental approach. Dr. Gonzalez is bilingual in English and Spanish. She has a great sense of care for her patients.
Dr. Gonzalez completed her dental education in Caracas, Venezuela and Rochester, NY. She completed a two-year postdoctoral dental fellowship in Advanced Education in General Dentistry through Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health. She spent an additional year in Memorial Hospital for a General Practice Residency program where she served a diverse community. Dr. Gonzalez is a licensed dentist in Virginia.
Dr. Gonzalez completed her undergraduate degree with a triple major in International Studies focused in Latin American, Western European, and Foreign Language studies at Virginia Commonwealth University. She earned multiple awards such as the Basil G. Bibby Award for Outstanding Scientific Merit at the University of Rochester, NY and University Honors at Virginia Commonwealth University. She was an instructor at VCU and she was an assistant teacher in Spain.
Dr. Gonzalez lives with her baby daughter Ani and her husband John who is a nuclear power operator at North Anna Power Station. On her own time, she likes to serve the community both locally and internationally. She has participated in multiple outreach programs in the Amazon-Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Honduras. She was also a member of the Venezuelan Red Cross for multiple years. She has volunteered at multiple non-profit organizations including CrossOver Healthcare Ministry in Richmond, VA.
Dr. Gonzalez is a true team player and encourages positive discussions and brings the best out of people. She welcomes you to our dental family and it is her pleasure to be part of your dental journey.