We believe in healthy living and promoting wellness of mind and body. We can help provide information and resources to support positive lifestyle changes including weight management and chemical dependency and substance abuse.

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Preventative Health

We believe in obtaining a comprehensive personal and family medical history. Annual physical/wellness exam with review of currently recommended vaccinations are frequently satisfying employer insurance incentive programs.

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Lab Work

The evaluation of my patients sometimes requires the assistance of laboratory studies. During a routine appointment we can discuss what testing may be appropriate in your personalized care.

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Minor Surgeries

Having the ability to perform joint injections and minor surgical procedures including ingrown toenail removal, skin biopsy, and mole removals allows us to provide more comprehensive care for our patients.

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Dr. Ricardo Gonzalez

Primary Physician

Dr. Gonzalez graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine in 1999. He works in Reno, NV and specializes in Family Medicine.  As a Board Certified Family Physician I strive to offer the best medical care to my patients with almost 20 years of experience diagnosing and treating a myriad of conditions.

Karri Burgner


After working with Karri years ago, Dr. Gonzalez is happy to welcome her back into our family. Karri brings over 10 years of experience treating a vast array of conditions commonly seen in family medicine. In addition, she brings a warmth and caring that is not frequently found in medical provider’s of today’s world. We welcome our newest provider, she is going to do awesome!

Leslie Pace

Advanced Practicing Nurse

Leslie began working at Peavine Family Practice in 2019. She brought over 10 years of experience to our team. Leslie is sharp, sweet, and ready to handle even the most complex issues that may arise. We are extremely fortunate to have her working with us.

Becky Scarpa


Becky has worked in the healthcare industry for more than 30 years. Starting out as a nurses aide onto an RN then an APRN. Being the go-getter she is Becky went on to get her doctorate degree. Becky has a busy life with her husband, kids and grandkids. She enjoys traveling, motorcycle riding and a wide variety of other activities. As with Becky’s style, she worked hard and was able to obtain a 3rd degree black belt in martial arts. She shares her skills and abilities with younger generations. Because of her busy life, Becky’s only with us part-time, but always brings a positive, fun attitude with her whenever we see her.

  • Dr. Gonzalez is excellent!!!! Been going to him for years and he is easy going and listens to every concern I have.
    Margie J.
  • I have been a patient of first Dr. Gonzalez.  I appreciated the way he listened to my concerns and then be able to explain lab results, medication reviews and am I'm proud to say that Dr. Gonzalez was the first to be able to control my blood pressure.
    Norman S.
  • Dear all! The Peavine Clinic staff is "the best little clinic in the world!" Special thanks to each one of you for having this title best owed upon you. Special thanks to Karri and Crystal for your positive nature which impacts the entire clinical environment. Rhonda and the front office talks are so calming and always helpful! Dr. Ricardo Gonzalez, you should feel very proud of your entire office staff! They are wonderful!
    Debra Feemster
  • Dr. Gonzalez and his staff at Peavine Family are thoughtful, patient and great with follow-up. I feel fully listened to and well cared by him and his APN's I've seen. He is great at educating and advising on self-care for patients like me who are motivated to get well and stay well between visits.
    Con Sheehan
  • Doctor Gonzalez listens and gives you the time needed for your visit. He talks to you with respect and helps you understand the situation with simple words. Empathetic, knowledgeable and compassionate.
    Valentina Rojas
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