Dr. Charles Gordon
New York, NY
New York, NY
261, Central Park West, New York, NY, United StatesDirections
I am a "Sputnik" baby. Actually watched it going overhead in NYC in 1957. Attended Caltech as Physics major and then grad school at MIT in late 60's. Somewhat disillusioned by our participation in Vietnam War. After grad school taught physics and math and decided to switch to medicine. Several fellow grad students also did. So while teaching took organic chem and other pre-reqs in evenings. Went to med school at Columbia Univ. in NYC. It is renowned for training superb clinicians which has been my intention. Amongst my guiding medical heroes are Sir William Osler. My favorite aphorism of his is:"Listen to the patient. He will tell you what is wrong with him". Another favorite is Francis Peabody's lecture on the secret of caring for the patient. His closing advise was that the secret in caring for the patient was in caring for the pat
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United States: New York
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Aug 8, 2015
Dr. Charles Gordon is great. Very knowledgeable, strong sense of humor, and a really awesome personality. Highly recommended! Dr. Paul Grin.
Apr 30, 2016
Willing to help and very thoughtful responses.
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gordon is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
JACOBI MEDICAL CENTER
DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Instructor in Clinical Pediatrics