Dr. Richard D. Gordon is a board certified, fellowship trained rheumatologist with more than 40 years of experience diagnosing and treating patients who live with autoimmune conditions and rheumatic diseases that affect the joints, muscles and bones.
After receiving his medical degree at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. Gordon completed his internal medicine internship and residency at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., where he also served as assistant chief resident at the Washington Veterans Administration Hospital (VAH), part of Georgetown Medical Center. Dr. Gordon was fellowship trained in rheumatology at the Georgetown/VAH as well as St. Vincent's Hospital of the University of Massachusetts in Worcester, Massachusetts. He is also board certified in internal medicine.
Before joining Capital Health, Dr. Gordon was in private practice, providing care for patients in the Mercer/Bucks region since 1980. He was the principal investigator/director of the Arthritis Regional Research Center in Hamilton, New Jersey, a position he has held for almost his entire career. Dr. Gordon is also a member of the American College of Rheumatology as well as the Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey chapters of the Arthritis Foundation.