Acclaimed Pediatrician, Philippa Gordon, MD, to be Recognized as a 2018 Top Doctor in Brooklyn, New York

Philippa Gordon, MD, Pediatrician at Philippa Gordon MD and Associates, an independent pediatric practitioner in Brooklyn, New York, has been named a 2018 Top Doctor. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest standards of patient care.


Dr. Philippa Gordon is an experienced and esteemed physician who has been practicing for more than 32 years. Her medical career started in 1986 when she graduated from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in Brooklyn. She then completed a pediatric residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at The Rockefeller University in New York City.


Dr. Gordon is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and her diagnostic and therapeutic expertise covers a wide range of conditions of childhood and adolescence. She is particularly noted as an expert in nutrition, breastfeeding, sleep and feeding problems, pediatric infections, and dermatology, and is also a leading specialist in pediatric AIDS.  Dr. Gordon serves as a Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics for Cornell University College of Medicine and has twice been the recipient of their award for best clinical teaching. She supports a teaching exchange with the Kathmandu Children’s Hospital in Nepal.  In the community where she lives and works, she is best known for her support and advocacy of the families she cares for, and the neighborhood institutions that serve them. These laudable activities, as well as her expertise as a pediatrician, make Dr. Philippa Gordon a very deserving winner of a 2018 Top Doctor Award.


About Top Doctor Awards


Top Doctor Awards specializes in recognizing and commemorating the achievements of today’s most influential and respected doctors in medicine. Our selection process considers education, research contributions, patient reviews, and other quality measures to identify top doctors.

Martin Owens

Martin Owens is an Associate Editor for FindaTopDoc . Martin is responsible for researching the leading doctors in their field and highlighting their contribution to medicine. Martin is an avid skier and, when not pursuing his career, is very active in his local Scouting programs.