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J. Eric Gordon, M.D.

J. Eric Gordon, M.D.

J. Eric Gordon, M.D., has a practice focused on children's hip and lower extremity problems, limb lengthening and orthopaedic leg deformity. Additionally, he sees patients with hip and foot congenital and developmental conditions, Blount's disease and complex pediatric fractures. He provides evaluation and treatment of lower extremity angulatory and rotational deformities, external fixation, trauma, and treatment of pediatric hip conditions and neuromuscular problems.

Dr. Gordon is fellowship-trained in pediatric orthopaedics and his research interests include limb lengthening, common and difficult pediatric fractures, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, development of a pediatric femoral nail, development of pediatric fixation devices and reconstructive procedures for lower extremity deformities.

Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and recertified as diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Gordon is consistently recognized on The Best Doctors in America list.


  • Medical School, University of California-Davis
  • Residency, Creighton University, Omaha, Neb.
  • Fellowship, Shriners Hospitals for Children — St. Louis

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