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Edward R Gould, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine; Associate Medical Director, Vanderbilt East Dialysis Unit; Co-Director of Didactic Programming, Nephrology Fellowship

4.8 4.8 128 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones

Board Certificates

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012
Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015


MD - State University of New York at Syracuse, 2009
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2012
Chief Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2013
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2015


Vanderbilt Kidney Transplant Program
Vanderbilt Nephrology/Renal Transplant Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 2501A
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

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Excellent physician; thorough, knowledgeable and efficient.
Patient | November 10, 2017

This provider is excellent!
Patient | November 9, 2017

Dr. Gould is top-notch! Extremely diligent & concerned about overall health. Very personable - wish he could be cloned. Other providers could learn from him.
Patient | October 2, 2017

Patient | October 1, 2017

I got answers from Dr. Gould that I hadn't gotten from other drs. I had been to! I liked him a lot. So glad I finally found a new kidney dr. I liked since my other dr. retired.
Patient | September 27, 2017

Excellent doctor. One of the best I have ever seen! Dr. Gould is certainly as ASSET to Vanderbilt!
Patient | September 20, 2017

Outstanding! Took time to listen to my concerns & answer questions.
Patient | September 15, 2017

He is awesome!
Patient | September 11, 2017

Excellent visit w/Dr.
Patient | September 7, 2017

Dr. Gould is a fantastic doctor and I love that he is part of my care team!
Patient | September 5, 2017

Enjoyed the manner of the provider. Courteous and caring. ... the NSAID usage. This is what I needed to hear.
Patient | August 18, 2017

Dr. Gould is always prepared, even remembered a problem I was having when I saw him 6 months ago.
Patient | August 8, 2017

positive experience
Patient | August 2, 2017

I believe my care provider has a good bed side manner.
Patient | July 31, 2017

He was great!
Patient | July 20, 2017

#2-9. Very good.
Patient | July 18, 2017

Very friendly and good to talk to.
Patient | July 7, 2017

Excellent provider!
Patient | June 27, 2017

Doc Gould was very down to earth and was able to explain my condition in a way I could relate. Very professional.
Patient | June 27, 2017

I'm exceedingly pickly about doctors & have no patience for those who are arrogant and/or dismissive. Dr. Gould is neither of those qualities, in fact, the opposite. I appreciate his depth of knowledge & personability & wish he could be my doctor for everything!
Patient | June 12, 2017

Dr. Gould is fantastic & ALWAYS very personable & helpful. Great listener! Always look forward to visiting his office.
Patient | May 24, 2017

No bad experiences.
Patient | May 15, 2017

Great experience.
Patient | May 12, 2017

Good experience.
Patient | May 12, 2017

Physician was absolutely excellent in treatment and especially explanations.
Patient | May 4, 2017

This provider - Dr. Gould came in for my appointment on his day off just so I could see all the providers I needed to in one day.
Patient | March 27, 2017

Dr. Gould is TOP-notch! Never had such a totally caring professional in my 50+ years.
Patient | March 14, 2017

Love Dr. Gould! I have seen plenty of doctors in my lifetime and he is, by far, one of the best!
Patient | March 1, 2017

Out of the many dr.'s I have Dr. Gould is my 2nd favorite, enjoy talking with him.
Patient | January 13, 2017

Great provider!
Patient | December 13, 2016

Dr. Edward Gould is a wonderful doctor. Would highly recommend Dr. Gould. His staff is great also.
Patient | December 9, 2016

He is very good dr. an explains things well an very nice and caring & sincere!
Patient | December 1, 2016

Dr. Gould is a very passionate and cares about you and your treatment. #1 in my book!
Patient | November 1, 2016

Explained condition very well.
Patient | October 27, 2016