John E. Gould, M.D., Ph.D.


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Urologic Surgery

Locations and Contact

4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also love of humanity.

Clinical Interests

John E. Gould specializes in male infertility including vasectomy reversal, microsurgical sperm extraction, electroejaculation, and vasopididymostomy.



Undergraduate School

B.A., Williams College, Williamstown MA 1974

Medical School

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 1984

Other School

Ph.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 1984


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 1984-1989

Gould JE. Immunology of Spermatozoa. Keye WR, Chang J, Rabar RW, Soules MR (Eds). Infertility: Evaluation and Treatment. 1995;43:666-670.

Gould JE. Testicular Biopsy and Flow Cytometry. Overstreet JW (ed). Infertility and Reproductive Medicine Clinics of North America. 1992 Apr:373-387.

Gould JE. Immunologic Infertility, Wayne L, Hellstrom JG (Eds). Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction. 1997:128-142.

Greco CM, Soontrapornchai K, Wirojanan J, Gould J, Hagerman PJ, Hagerman RJ. Testicular and pituitary inclusion formation in fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome. J Urol. 2007 Apr;177:1434-1437. doi:10.1016/j.juro.2006.11.097.

Overstreet JW, Fuh VL, Gould J, Howards SS, Lieber MM, Hellstrom W, Shapiro S, Carroll P, Corfman RS, Petrou S, Lewis R, Toth P, Shown T, Roy J, Jarow JP, Bonilla J, Jacobsen CA, Wang DZ, Kaufman KD. Chronic treatment with finasteride daily does not affect spermatogenesis or semen production in young men. J Urol. 1999 Oct;162(4):1295-300. PMID:10492183.

Qiu Q, Kuo A, Todd H, Dias JA, Gould JE, Overstreet JW, Lasley BL. Enzyme immunoassay method for total urinary follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) beta subunit and its application for measurement of total urinary FSH. Fertil Steril. 1998 Feb;69(2):278-85. doi:10.1016/s0015-0282(97)00475-5. PMID:9496342.

Gould JE, Brazil CK, Overstreet JW. Sperm-immunobead binding decreases with in vitro incubation. Fertil Steril. 1994 Jul;62(1):167-71. doi:10.1016/s0015-0282(16)56834-4. PMID:8005283.

Queralt JA, Gerscovich EO, Gould JE, Cronan MS. Intraoperative transrectal ultrasonography in the management of ejaculatory duct obstruction caused by midline prostatic cyst. J Clin Ultrasound. 1993 May;21(4):293-8. doi:10.1002/jcu.1870210416. PMID:8478467.

Gould JE, Switters DM, Broderick GA, deVere White RW. External vacuum devices: A clinical comparison with pharmacologic erections. World J Urol. 1992 Feb;10:68-70.