GouldAssistant Professor
Ambulatory Clinical Director – Highland Orthopedics
Co-director Concussion Task Force

Research and Clinical Interests
Concussion, exercise in pregnancy, sports medicine

Biography

Sara Gould is currently an assistant professor in the Division of Orthopedic Surgery and the Department of Emergency Medicine at University of Alabama at Birmingham. She serves as the ambulatory clinical director of orthopedics at the Highlands clinical site. She is also the co-director of the Concussion Task Force at Children’s of Alabama.

Dr. Gould completed her residency in emergency medicine at New York University/Bellevue Hospital. During this time, she provided medical coverage for a variety of sports events such as Yankee’s and Ranger’s games. She then went on to complete a fellowship in non-operative sports medicine at North Shore University Hospital System.

As part of her fellowship, Dr. Gould was active in sports sidelines coverage, from high school football teams to the NBA All-Star games. She has served as medical director for a number of NBA events since that time. Dr. Gould is the team physician for the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s women’s basketball team. Dr. Gould is also registered in musculoskeletal sonography (RMSK), credentialed by The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) to perform musculoskeletal sonography.

Certifications

Certificate of Additional Qualification (CAQ) Sports Medicine
American Board of Emergency Medicine 
RMSK (ARDMS)

Selected Publications

Gould SJ, Cardone DA, Munyak J, Underwood PJ, Gould SA. Sideline coverage: when to get radiographs? A review of clinical decision tools. Sports Health. 2014 May;6(3):274-8. doi: 10.1177/1941738114529701. PubMed PMID: 24790698; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4000478.

 

Education

Medical School
Ohio State University

Graduate
New York University Bellevue

Fellowship
North Shore University Hospital

Graduate
Tulane University
MPH – International Health

Contact

Office Location
HGLD 2ND

Email
sgould@uab.edu

Phone
205-975-7387

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