Dr. Shawneen Gonzalez


About Dr. Shawneen Gonzalez

DDS, MS. Diplomate ABOMR


Case of the Week: Stafne Defect

This week I have CBCT views of a Stafne defect to show what the defect is – a depression on the lingual aspect of the mandible typically caused by a finger projection of the submandibular salivary gland during development. Thanks and enjoy!


2 Minute Video: Osteoma Cutis on 2D

I’m trying out a new addition to the website and the YouTube channel by making short (2 minute videos) on different radiographic findings to give you a refresher or learn something fairly quickly. Here’s my first video on osteoma cutis as seen on 2D radiographs (periapical radiographs and bitewing radiographs). […]


Anatomy Monday: Nasolabial Fold

Off to a fun anatomy to start the new year off and it’s been a while since I’ve shown a few more examples of this one. This one sometimes tricks a few people at first when trying to figure it out. This week is a soft tissue entity visible on both […]