1310 Southern Avenue, SE • Washington DC 20032 • (202) 574-6000 

Lisa G. Gordon, MD

  • Primary Specialty: Psychiatry
  • Address: 1310 Southern Avenue, SE
    Behavior Health Department
    Washington, DC 20032
  • Number: (202) 574-7051
Dr. Lisa Gordon attended Cornell University and graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1987 with a BS degree in Microbiology. In 1991, Dr. Gordon earned her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI. She completed a four year residency in Psychiatry at the Universities of Cincinnati and North Carolina in 1995, and went on to complete fellowship training in Psychopharmacology/Psychobiology at the University of North Carolina.

From 2007 to 2012, Dr. Gordon practiced as a Community Mental Health Outpatient Psychiatrist and Consultant in Frederick, MD for a subsidiary of Sheppard Pratt /Way Station, Inc. She specialized in the treatment of patients with severe and persistent mental illness and cultural issues. Currently, Dr. Gordon is an employee of The Psychiatric Institute of Washington as the Medical Director of the United Medical Center Department of Behavioral Health. Dr. Gordon has been a member of the Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture, the Maryland Psychiatric Society, and the American Psychiatric Association and has presented several scholarly presentations at conferences sponsored by these organizations.