Dr. James Gould, MD

Dr. James Gould, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. James Gould, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Washington University School Of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in 1999 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1588 S Lindbergh Blvd # 210

Saint Louis, MO 63131

Contact Information

(314) 473-5433

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  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gould "Dr. James D. Gould, an internationally recognized pioneer, expert, and researcher of In-Office Balloon Sinus Dilation, is the founder and medical director of Synergy ENT Specialists and the St. Louis Sinus Center.

Dr. Gould is a board-certified Otolaryngologist who completed his residency training at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis - the nation's premiere Otolaryngology program. While at the University, Dr. Gould received special honors for his award winning research in basic science.

Dr. Gould has a special interest in Allergy and Rhinology and is a Fellow of both the American Rhinologic Society and the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery. Dr. Gould is also a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Gould is committed to offering the most cutting-edge, state-of-the-art technology to his patients while providing the most comprehensive sinus care in the region."


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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

73  Conditions Treated


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38  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Washington University School Of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Washington University School Of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Washington University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gould has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gould's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gould to family and friends
46 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Gould's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

I was very comfortable and pleased with Dr. Gould, his bedside manner, and his skill as a surgeon. He explains things along the way and answers questions in lay terms. Nice guy, very friendly and professional. Should I need further work in the future this is my only choice, hands down. I'm...more
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Dr. Gould is a great doctor. From my first visit he listened to my issues and explained my options. My surgery for removal of a cyst went exteremely well and the after care has been outstanding. He is always looking for ways to help relieve your sinus issues.??
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Both he and his staff are very friendly & responsive to questions/concerns. He listens and gives easy to understand explanations.
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Very kind and professional service. Great new technology and equipment! My Sinuses feel better than they have in a long time. With the current weather I would typically be in severe suffering from a sinus infection and it has been a month since surgery and I feel a slight pressure but nothing close...more
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Dr. Gould was very thorough and has excellent beside manner! Knowing that I traveled quite a distance to see him as a specialist he made sure to complete all of my testing in one trip. His staff was amazing and no long wait times!
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