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Craig E. Gordon, MD, MS accepting new patients


Programs + Specialties
Training + Education New York University School of Medicine; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Tufts Medical Center
Board Certifications Internal Medicine, Nephrology
NPI # 1508834763
Gender Male
Language(s) Spanish
Accepted Insurances View Accepted Insurances at Tufts MC + Floating Hospital

Locations + Directions

Tufts Medical Center
35 Kneeland Street
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-5866

Honors + Awards

2013, Nominee, Pre-Clinical Sciences Educator of the Year Award, Committee on Faculty Affairs, Boston University school of Medicine
2011, Second place award, Evans Research Day, Computational Based Research, Boston Medical Center
2011, Top Young Investigator Poster, Nephrology Education, American Society of Nephrology annual meeting
2008, Excellence in Teaching Award: Senior Class of Tufts University School of Medicine
2006, Second place oral presentation, Forefronts in Basic, Clinical and Translational Research in Nephrology: a Nephrology Fellow Forum
2004, Nominee, Harvard Medical School Prize for Excellence in Teaching, years 3&4, Harvard Medical School
1997, Alpha Omega Alpha, chapter president, New York University School of Medicine

Publications + National Presentations

Jadoul M, Berenguer MC, Doss W, Fabrizi F, Izopet J, Jha V, Kamar N, Kasiske BL, Lai CL, Morales JM, Patel PR, Pol S, Silva MO, Balk EM, Gordon CE, Earley A, Di M, Martin P. Executive summary of the 2018 KDIGO Hepatitis C in CKD guideline: Welcoming advances in evaluation and management. Kidney Int. 2018

Cohen-Bucay A, Francis JM, Gordon CE. Timing of hepatitis C virus infection treatment in kidney transplant candidates. Hemodial Int. 2018;22:S61-70.PMID: 29694723

Gordon CE, Chitalia VC, Sloan JM, Salant DJ, Coleman DL, Quillen K, Ravid K, Francis JM. Thrombotic microangiopathy: A multidisciplinary team approach. Am J Kidney Dis. 2017 Jul 15. PMID: 28720207

Gordon CE, Vantzelfde S, Francis JM. Acetazolamide in Lithium-Induced Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus. NEJM 2016. 375(20):2008-9. PMID: 27959610

Gordon CE, Borkan SC. Recapturing time: A practical approach to time management for academic physicians. Postgrad Med J. 2014;90 (1063): 267-72. PMID 24599633

Corapi, KM, Chen J, Balk EM, Gordon CE. Bleeding Complications of Native Kidney Biopsy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012; 60 (1): 62-73. PMID: 22537423

Gordon CE, Feller-Kopman D, Balk E, Smetana G. Iatrogenic Pneumothorax following Thoracentesis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Arch Intern Med. 2010; 170 (4): 332-339. PMID: 20177035

Gordon CE, Balk EM, Becker BB, Crooks PA, Jaber BL, Johnson CA, Michael MA, Pereira BJG, Uhlig K, Levin A. KDOQI US Commentary on the KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline for the Prevention, Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Hepatitis C in CKD. Am J Kidney Dis. 2008; 52 (5): 811-825. PMID: 18971009

Gordon CE, Uhlig K, Lau J, Schmid CH, Levey AS and Wong JB. Interferon Treatment in Hemodialysis Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection a Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-analysis of Treatment Efficacy and Harms. Am J Kidney Dis. 2008; 51 (2): 263-277. PMID: 18215704

Smith CC, Gordon CE, Feller-Kopman D, Huang GC, Weingart SN, Davis RB, Ernst A, Aronson MD. Creation of an innovative inpatient medical procedure service and a method to evaluate house staff competency. J Gen Intern Med. 2004; 19:510-3. PMID: 15109314


Dr. Gordon was born and raised in Long Island, New York, went to medical school at New York University School of Medicine. He completed internal medicine residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) after which he served as an academic hospitalist for several years at BIDMC before completing his renal fellowship at Tufts Medical Center and obtaining a masters in clinical care research at the Tufts University Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Following completion of his renal fellowship, Dr. Gordon joined the faculty at Boston Medical Center where he served as the Training Program Director for the renal fellowship and the course director for the Renal Pathophysiology course. He has been actively involved in studying the management of hepatitis C virus in chronic kidney disease and has served on the Evidence Review Team for the 2008 and 2018 KDIGO guidelines on HCV in CKD as well as the upcoming KDIGO guidelines on care of the transplant candidate. Dr. Gordon also served as one of the developers on a novel multidisciplinary team to manage Thrombotic Microangiopathy cases at BMC.

Dr. Gordon returned to Tufts Medical Center in 2018 and will continue his work in hepatitis C virus in CKD, thrombotic microangiopathy, polycystic kidney disease (PKD), as well as kidney transplantation. He will also serve in educational roles in the Tufts University School of Medicine.

Professional Memberships

American Society of Nephrology

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