Dr. Gouvion has continued to expand his his knowledge and skills by attending thousands of hours of continuing education courses including a 40 year membership in the Newport Harbor Academy of Dentistry. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the Orange County Dental Society.
Since 1979 Dr. Gouvion has lived in Newport Beach with his wife Nancy where they raised their three children Michael, Lauren and Matthew. In his spare time, Dr. Gouvion enjoys all USC sports, his 7 grandchildren and the 5 acre vineyard he planted in Murrietta in 1999.
Dr. Gouvion graduated from USC School of Dentistry in 1967. After 2 years as a U.S. Navy Dentist, he joined Dr. James Hodge in Irvine. As the first dentists in Irvine their practices flourished. After 22 years together, Dr. Hodge moved to Sun Valley , Idaho and Dr. Gouvion moved into his present suite.