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Languages: English and Spanish

Supportive & Palliative Care

Joannis Baez Gonzalez, MD, is a highly experienced Palliative Medicine Physician dedicated to providing compassionate care to patients facing complex medical conditions. With over two decades of practice, Dr. Baez Gonzalez is a board-certified specialist in Internal Medicine, recognized for his exceptional medical expertise.

Dr. Baez Gonzalez earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at the Superior Institute of Medical Sciences of Santiago de Cuba. He completed a Family Medicine Residency and an Intensive Care Medicine and Emergencies Fellowship at the Hospital General Universitario Vladimir Ilich Lenin in Holguin, Cuba.

Dr. Baez Gonzalez then completed an Internal Medicine Internship in Puerto Rico and an Internal Medicine Residency in New York, followed by a Palliative Care Medicine Fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he served as an Assistant Professor of Palliative, Rehabilitation, and Integrative Medicine.

Dr. Baez Gonzalez's expertise extends to research, with numerous publications focused on existential-emotional distress and pain management. He has also shared his knowledge through various internal and national lectures on these topics.

Dr. Baez Gonzalez is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Credentials:  MD
Education & Training
   Residency:    Hospital General Universitario Vladimir Ilich Lenin in Holguin
   Medical School:    Superior Institute of Medical Sciences of Santiago de Cuba

Patient Reviews

  • "Dr. Baez has to be one of the best and most caring doctors (and person) I’ve ever met. He is simply terrific and is an asset to your firm."
      from James 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-18)
  • "I have had nothing but a great and helpful experience dealing with the doctors of this practice. Bella Tufano"
      from Thomas 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-16)
  • "Excellent doctor and very professional."
      from Dmitry 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-11)
  • "Dr. Gonzalez was super helpful & sincere. He gave me great advice & advised what was best for myself. Highly recommend"
      from Jessie 5.0 Stars - (2024-05-08)
  • "Good Help in a time of need"
      from Joshua 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-27)
  • "Dr. Baez provided me with patient, professional and amazing care! He spent almost an hour getting to know me and my situation and I am very appreciative for that. I left the appointment with hope that I would feel better soon."
      from CinDee 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-17)
  • "The Doctor understands my health issues and made me feel comfortable"
      from taeshea 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-16)
  • "Dr. Baez was very professional knowledgeable and friendly. This was our first meeting..I'm looking forward to having him a one of my doctors"
      from sheila 4.0 Stars - (2024-03-13)
  • "He was amazing, so glad I found a great doctor!"
      from Aleta 5.0 Stars - (2024-03-01)
  • "Every time I deal with New York Cancer and Blood Specialist I know that I am dealing with excellence experience. There is no other place that I want to deal with. I am extremely grateful for the team members thanks!!"
      from Cornell 5.0 Stars - (2024-02-17)