Our mission is to provide life-saving skills to the masses! The biggest impacts of survival includes time and quality training. We're here to ensure that if a medical emergency happens to you or a loved one, that you have the skills to act quickly and proficiently. It's our vision to make medical training more readily accessible for all members of the community in order to eliminate preventable deaths! To more readily accomplish that mission our courses are tailored to the students background. We will ensure retention of knowledge when it matters most!

Anthony Gonzalez

Lead Instructor | Owner

Anthony Gonzalez has over a decade of experience in health care, emergency medical services, and clinical research. Starting his career in Health Care Administration, Anthony coordinated two high-volume New York City emergency departments designated as Stroke, Burn, STEMI, and Trauma Centers. In order to give back to the community, Anthony also volunteered as an EMT & Crew Chief with his local EMS organization responding to medical emergencies within the NYC 9-1-1 System. He also was a medical provider for multiple major venues within New York City - covering sporting events, concerts, and theaters. Clinically, Anthony has worked as a Microbiologist helping to diagnose infectious diseases and has also managed emergency protocols during the Ebola, Zika, and Swine Flu Epidemics. More recently, Anthony sits as a board member of a major hospital IRB and on a national organization for Clinical Research Professionals. 

Anthony first started teaching during the Opioid Epidemic, helping train hundreds of citizens in Naloxone administration. He continues to teach as a Professor of Health Sciences and Clinical Research Management for two universities. He is a hands-on instructor who is dedicated to his student's advancement! 


M.S - Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

B.S / M.S - Microbiology - Wagner College 

New York State Emergency Medical Technician

Certified Event Medic - American Academy of Event Medicine

BLS Instructor - American Heart Association 

Certified Stop the Bleed Instructor - American College of Surgeons 

TECC Instructor - National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)

Support Team

Firstline Medical has a network of credentialed instructors to ensure the delivery of the most accurate information. Our network is comprised of EMTs, Paramedics, Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physicians/Surgeons. All are active in their respective fields ensuring current knowledge! 

This enables us to provide training from the Basic to Advanced levels!