Physician who founded the first plant-based medical immersion program in Latin America. He is a vocal proponent of veganism, advocating for the lifestyle on his popular YouTube channel, Dr. Mauricio González, and on television shows like Sale el Sol.
He has served as an Internal Medicine resident at Metropolitan Hospital/New York Medical College.
He has worked with the University of Bochum in Germany to create sustainable social programs aimed at helping to reduce childhood obesity.
He has been married and has sons.
He has appeared with health blogger Yovana Mendoza on Instagram.