• Michael Gonzalez Ramos, M.D., is a general surgeon and a member of Baptist Health Medical Group, an organization of more than 180 physicians in multiple specialties closely aligned with Baptist Health South Florida. He specializes in minimally invasive bariatric procedures, as well as gastrointestinal surgery, gallbladder removal, inguinal hernia repair and other general surgery procedures. Dr. Gonzalez-Ramos received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University, Waco, Texas. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, where he received the Academic Excellence Award each year for first- through fourth-year medical students. He completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, and a fellowship in general surgery and minimally invasive bariatric surgery with Baptist Health Medical Group. Dr. Gonzalez-Ramos is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American College of Physicians and the Puerto Rico Society of Surgery Residents.

research interests

  • May 2022- Complex Cholecystectomy Trial (COMPaCT): A Prospective Multi-Center Study of Short-Term Outcomes After Complex Cholecystectomy Trial – Ongoing at Present

    January 2023- Robotic assisted transabdominal preperitoneal approach for repair of Morgagni hernia in elderly female.
    Michael Gonzalez Ramos, Alec Schubert. Journal of Surgical Case
    Reports.2023 Jan 1.

    September 2015- Feasibility of Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair: A Single Institution Experience”. Surg Endosc. 2015 Dec 30.

    Feb 2014 UPR General Surgery Residency Article. Published Buhiti Journal. Feb 2014, Volume 18, Num 1.

    2007-2009 Evaluation of the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine’s Clinical Workshops
    University of Puerto Rico – School of Medicine
    Responsibilities include distribution of materials, data collection and data analysis with the objective of assessing the progress and current status of the UPR-School of Medicine clinical workshop.

    Summer 2002 Caribbean Physicians Organization
    Worked in the claims service department of this Health Insurance
    Provider evaluating and approving/denying claims.

full name

  • Michael Gonzalez Ramos