Dr. Ricardo Gonzalez de Ana trained alongside Dr. Minas April - May 2019. He studied and received his medical degree from the Autonomous University of Aguascalientes (Aguascalientes, Mexico). Dr. Gonzalez de Ana is in his final year of Orthopedic Residency at the National Rehabilitation Institute in Mexico City and will remain there to complete his fellowship in Articular Cartilage Surgery. Professionally, Dr. Gonzalez de Ana is passionate about cartilage repair research. Currently, he and his colleagues are conducting a multicenter study on autologous chondrocyte implantation. Dr. Gonzalez de Ana intends to return back to the Cartilage Repair Center and receive additional training in Cartilage Repair and Joint Preservation with Dr. Minas.