Treatment & Services
- Center for Pediatric Epilepsy
- Clinical Trials
- Department of Pediatric Neurology & Neurosurgery
- Early Epilepsy Surgery
- Epilepsy Surgery
- Epilepsy Surgery in Adolescents
- Epilepsy Surgery In Children
- General Neurosurgery
- Invasive EEG Monitoring
- Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery
- Pediatric Neuroscience
- Pediatric Oncology Neurosurgery
- Pediatric Oncology Surgery
- Spinal Surgery
- Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy
- Surgical Treatment of Post-traumatic Epilepsy
- Surgical Treatment of Rasmussen Encephalitis
- Vagal Nerve Stimulation
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Brain Cancer (Brain Tumor)
- Brain Hemorrhage
- Brain Malformations Causing Epilepsy
- Epilepsy in Children
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Functional and Epilepsy Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Universidade de Sao Paulo
Fellowship - Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center
Detroit, MI USA
Residency - University of Sao Paulo Hospitals and Clinics
Medical School - University of Sao Paulo Faculty of Medicine
- Neurological Surgery
epilepsy surgery, general neurosurgery, pediatric oncology neurosurgery, spine surgery, animal models: basic mechanisms of epilepsy, array signal processing, brain malformations causing epilepsy, brain tumors, Epilepsy, epilepsy and epilepsy surgery in children and adolescents, Epilepsy surgery and medical treatment of epilepsy in children, mechanism of epileptogenesis, pediatric epilepsy and epilepsy surgery, vagus nerve stimulation
Research & Publications
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41 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||5|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
6 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 25, 2017
we were disappointed to find out at her follow up appointment that we should have met with her neurologist. We travelled from out of state, so this was very inconvenient. when we called to make her 6 month follow-up appointment, it didn't seem as though whomever we talked too (we called twice) had no idea who or what tests should have been scheduled. Dr. Gonzales is phenomenal and we are very greatful for the care he provided our daughter.
Reviewed on Oct 18, 2017
Dr. Gonzales-Martiniez is an amazing surgeon and physician. Agreeing to have my daughter go forward with brain surgery was an extremely difficult decision. But Dr. Gonzalez-Martinez gave my daughter her life back. In addition, he has a great 'bed-side' manner that engaged my daughter in her treatment and made us all feel extremely comfortable about her treatment.
Reviewed on Aug 3, 2017
We are so thankful for Dr. Ahsan Moosa Naduvil Valappil & Dr. Jorge Gonzalez-Martinez for helping our daughter. They are amazing physicians!
Reviewed on Apr 17, 2017
Very good information on meds and follow up care from Dr Gonzalez-Martinez along with Lindsay (PA)
Reviewed on Mar 8, 2017
Amazing visit, I coudln't ask for a better hospital or staff.
Reviewed on Feb 12, 2017
Dr. Gonzales was amazing. He showed great concern and was so friendly and informative. We loved him!
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