Dr. Ora K. Gordon, M.D. - GeneType | Genetic Technologies

Dr. Ora K. Gordon, M.D.

MD, MS, FACMG
Regional Medical Director of the Center for Clinical Genetics & Genomics

Dr. Gordon is the Regional Medical Director of the Center for Clinical Genetics & Genomics and serves as Chair of the Commission on Cancer Integrated Network Cancer Program for Providence Southern California. She is a Professor of Genetics at the St John Cancer Institute and Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA Geffen School of Medicine. Her clinical practice and research are focused on hereditary risk assessment and cancer prevention.

In 2020, her role with Providence expanded to head its new Population Health Genomics Program as Clinical Director. In this new role, Dr. Gordon leads the development of a system-wide clinical research protocol for population genomic medicine and is the Principal investigator for the Geno4ME: Genomic Medicine for Everyone study.

First trained as a genetic counselor, Dr. Gordon completed medical school at the University of California and is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics.