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Biography

Biography

Dr. Gordon was born and raised in New York. Attracted to the connection between communications and life sciences, Dr. Gordon first worked as a genetic counselor before attending medical school. Today, Dr. Gordon is the director of medical genetics and integrative medicine at the Roy and Patricia Disney Cancer Center. She is also an associate professor of medicine at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine.

As a nationally recognized expert in hereditary cancer, Dr. Gordon is co-author of an award-winning consumer health care book on understanding and managing breast and ovarian cancer risk. Her primary research interests involve the prevention of breast cancer and she has been involved in numerous clinical trials for cancer prevention. Passionate about a holistic approach to health and disease prevention, Dr. Gordon is pursuing a fellowship in integrative medicine. In addition, she is a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Medical Genetics.

Medical School
  • University of California Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, CA
Internship
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish

Locations

Roy & Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center
181 S. Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 748-4748
(818) 748-4711

Specialties

Clinical Interests
  • Integrative & Complementary Therapies
  • Cancer Diagnosis / Treatment
  • Breast Cancer
  • Genetic Counseling

Insurance

Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC HMO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield HMO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • Covered CA LA Care HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medicare
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Axminister Medical Group/IPA
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Medical Groups

Affiliated Medical Groups
  • Affiliates Medical Group