Allan Gordon, MD

Allan Gordon
Director,
Wasser Pain Management Centre,
Mount Sinai Hospital

Allan Gordon is a neurologist and Director of the Wasser Pain Management Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital which deals with chronic non-malignant pain and emphasizes the rational use of pharmacotherapy as well as physical, psychological and complementary and alternative treatments for chronic pain. Gordon is also Associate Professor at the University of Toronto and has a close association with the Canadian Association for the Weizmann Institute of Science where he has served in various positions.

Gordon’s clinical and research interests include migraine and craniofacial neuralgias, chronic pelvic region pain and chronic non-malignant pain. He is an established investigator in the area of pain therapeutics (he has served as site-PI for a number of multi-centre trials in chronic non-cancer pain), and has extensive experience in the area of pain diagnosis and management.

Selected Publications

  • Gordon AS, Panahian-Jand M, Mccomb F, Melegari C, Sharp S. Characteristics of women with vulvar pain disorders: Responses to a Web-based survey. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy. 2003; 29 Suppl 1:45-58.
  • Gordon AS. Clitoral pain: The great unexplored pain in women. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy. 2002; 28 Suppl (1):123-128.
  • Tenenbaumm HC, Mock D, Gordon AS, Goldberg MB, Grossi ML, Locker D, Davis KD. Sensory and affective components of orofacial pain: Is it all in your brain? Critical Reviews in Oral Biology & Medicine. 2001; 12(6):455-468.

See publications by Allan Gordon on PubMed.