John Gordan, MD

Gastrointestinal oncologist

John Gordan is a gastrointestinal cancer specialist at UCSF Medical Center's Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology Clinic. He treats hepatobiliary cancers, such as cholangiocarcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and gall bladder cancer. He is actively involved in the design and execution of clinical trails for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma. Gordan's laboratory research focuses on identifying new therapies and predictive biomarkers for improved application of existing therapies for patients with these cancers.

Gordon completed medical and graduate training at the University of Pennsylvania, followed by a residency in internal medicine and a medical oncology fellowship at UCSF. He joined the faculty at UCSF as a clinical instructor in 2015. Gordon is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, which, along with the American Cancer Society, supports his research.


Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-9888
Fax: (415) 353-9931

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

More about John Gordan


University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2009


UCSF Medical Center 2011


UCSF Medical Center 2014