Gould, MD, PhD, FACS
Lisa J. Gould, MD, PhD, FACS has earned her MD, PhD in the Medical Scholars Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She completed residencies in general surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Medical College of Virginia, followed by a hand and microsurgery fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Dr. Gould is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, achieved a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She has been practicing plastic and reconstructive surgery with an emphasis on difficult wound problems since 1999, most recently serving as chief of plastic surgery at the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital (2007-2012) where she provided wound and surgical care for our nation's wounded warriors, including treatment of pressure sores in the 100 bed spinal cord unit.
As an affiliate professor in the Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology at the University of South Florida, Dr. Gould combines her clinical practice with clinical and basic science research on chronic wounds. She has served on the executive board of the Wound Healing Society for more than 10 years and is an active participant in multiple academic societies. As associate director of the Wound Recovery and Hyperbaric Medicine Center, Dr. Gould brings her passion for research and education to advance the practice of wound care.
When not healing wounds, Dr. Gould likes to sail, bike, and hike.