Meet Our Team
Chad M. Gonzales, M.D.
Board Certified Gastroenterologist
Dr. Chad Gonzales grew up locally in Roy, Utah. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Utah State University in Logan Utah in 1995. He then attended the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City Utah and graduated in 1999. Following this, he completed an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics in 2002 and Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of Iowa in 2005. After finishing his fellowship in 2005, he returned to the Ogden area, where he has been in private practice ever since. He lives with his wife and 4 children. When not working, Dr. Gonzales enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, hiking, skiing and photography.
Dr. Gonzales has been involved in teaching pre-medical students, medical students and medicine residents over the years and is a clinical instructor of GI endoscopy, Adjunct Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah. He has special interests in hepatitis, GI functional disease, inflammatory bowel disease including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s.
He is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association, American College of Gastroenterology, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, International Society of Functional GI Disorders, Utah Medical Association, Weber County Medical Society and Ogden Surgical Medical Society. He is past president of the Weber County Medical Society and Ogden Surgical Medical Society.
Ruth V. Earley, A.P.R.N.
Ruth Earley has been specializing with Dr. Chad Gonzales for more than 8 years. She is an associate member of both the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterological Association. She received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology from the Smith College in Massachusetts before graduating with a Master’s Degree in nursing from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She has a background in family practice, working with under served populations as a member of the National Health Service Corps before locating to Utah. Her interests in Gastroenterology include Hepatitis C, liver disease and inflammatory bowel disease. She currently lives in Mountain Green where she enjoys skiing and cycling.