Kenneth B. Gordon, MD
Kenneth Gordon, MD is currently the Head of the Division of Dermatology at NorthShore HealthSystems in Illinois and is an Associate Professor of Dermatology at Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago.
Dr Gordon received his medical degree from Columbia University in New York and his bachelor’s degree in chemistry and economics from Amherst College in Massachusetts. He completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard University in Boston and his clinical residency in Dermatology at Northwestern University in Chicago. He worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Northwestern University, jointly sponsored by the Departments of Dermatology and Microbiology/Immunology. He is board certified in dermatology.
Dr Gordon has received several awards and honors, including the Albert Klingman Fellowship, awarded by the Society for Investigative Dermatology, and the Dermatology Foundation Clinical Career Development Award. He was recently named as one of the “Best Doctors in America” and is in “Who’s Who in American Healthcare and Medicine”. Dr Gordon is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and is an ad hoc reviewer for the Archives of Dermatology, British Journal of Dermatology, The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, and JAMA. His many publications, book chapters, and presentations deal with the treatment of such skin diseases as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and nonmelanoma skin cancer.