Dr. Justin Gordon is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology. Dr. Gordon earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta Georgia, where he was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. He received his medical degree from the same institution, graduating from medical school Magna Cum Laude, and earning induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Following medical school, Dr. Gordon completed an internal medicine internship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, followed by his dermatology residency at Stanford University. He served as Chief Resident in his final year. Dr. Gordon is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Gordon’s professional focus is general medical dermatology, with a focus on LGBTQ+ health. He directs the Stanford Dermatology LGBTQ+ Clinic and serves as Chair of the Stanford Dermatology LGBTQ+/Sexual and Gender Minorities (SGM) Committee. He previous founded and directed the Acne Specialty Clinic at Stanford, and co-founded SUNSPORT (Stanford University Network for Sun Protection, Outreach, Research and Teamwork) - an outreach and research program focused on increasing appropriate sun-protection behaviors and reducing the incidence of skin cancer among outdoor athletes.
Dr. Gordon's academic interests include LGBTQ+ healthcare, acne, skin cancer detection and prevention, teledermatology and entrepreneurship.
- Medical Education: Emory University School of Medicine (2010) GA
- Board Certification: American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology (2014)
- Residency: Stanford University Dermatology Residency (2014) CA
- Internship: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital Internal Medicine Residency (2011) NY
Successful Removal of a Henna Tattoo Using 2,940-nm Ablative Laser Resurfacing
Wysong, A., Gordon, J., Peng, D., & Rahman, Z. (2013). Successful Removal of a Henna Tattoo Using 2,940-nm Ablative Laser Resurfacing. DERMATOLOGIC SURGERY, 39(5), 813–15.
Promoting sunscreen use and sun-protective practices in NCAA athletes: Impact of SUNSPORT educational intervention for student-athletes, athletic trainers, and coaches
Ally, M. S., Swetter, S. M., Hirotsu, K. E., Gordon, J., Kim, D., Wysong, A., … Nord, K. M. (2018). Promoting sunscreen use and sun-protective practices in NCAA athletes: Impact of SUNSPORT educational intervention for student-athletes, athletic trainers, and coaches. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY, 78(2), 289-+.
Integrating Skin of Color and Sexual and Gender Minority Content in Dermatology Residency Curricula: A Prospective Program Initiative.
Jia, J. L., Gordon, J. S., Lester, J. C., Linos, E., Nord, K. M., & Bailey, E. E. (2021). Integrating Skin of Color and Sexual and Gender Minority Content in Dermatology Residency Curricula: A Prospective Program Initiative. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
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