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David Lee Gordon, MD, FAAN, FANA, FAHA

Professor & Chair

920 Stanton L. Young Boulevard, Suite 2040
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-5036
Fax 405-271-5723


Academic Section(s):

Inpatient Neurology


  • Duke University, Durham, NC (bachelor’s degree)
  • University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL (MD)
  • St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY (internal medicine internship)
  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY (neurology residency)
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA (stroke fellowship)

Board Certification(s):

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Adult Neurology)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Vascular Neurology)

Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Non-headache manifestations of migraine
  • Hypercoagulability and stroke in young adults
  • Optimizing hospital and community systems for stroke care
  • Outcomes-based education of health professionals

Select Honors & Accomplishments:

  • Best Doctors in America®
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor®
  • Consumers’ Research Council of America Top Physician
  • FAAN (Fellow of American Academy of Neurology)
  • FANA (Fellow of American Neurological Association)
  • FAHA (Fellow of American Heart Association)
  • Lead author of Advanced Stroke Life Support (ASLS®)
  • Mississippi Outstanding Physician Award 1999
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine Carl G. Evers Society Clinical Science All-Star 1999
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center Neurology Residents Teacher of the Year 1999
  • American Heart Association Meritorious Achievement Award 2000
  • University of Miami School of Medicine Teaching Award 2003
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine George Paff Award for Excellence in Teaching 2006
  • OU Neurology Residents Award for Outstanding Attending 2009
  • OU College of Medicine Stanton L. Young Master Teacher Award 2011
  • OU College of Medicine Aesculapian Award for Excellence in Teaching Clinical Sciences 2012
  • OU College of Medicine Academy of Teaching Scholars Inductee 2012
  • OU College of Medicine Dewayne Andrews Excellence in Teaching Award 2014
  • American Academy of Neurology Clerkship Directors Teaching Award 2014
  • OU Medicine Award for Outstanding Patient Service 2014, 2015
  • American Neurological Association Distinguished Neurology Teacher Award 2016