Carlos Gordon

Carlos Gordon

Prof Carlos Gordon is Professor of Neurology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University and at the Department of Neurology, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba; Israel. He is also the Director of the Dizziness and Balance Disorders Clinic and Eye Movement Laboratory.

Prof Gordon has been making important contributions to the field of vertigo, vestibulo-ocular-motor, cerebellar and balance/locomotion disorders with more than 90 articles published in peer reviewed medical journals.

Since 2010 he is the head of the only Machado-Joseph Disease (MJD) Clinic in Israel recognized by the Israel Ministry of Health and working in collaboration with the Israeli MJD Association. He has documented vestibular arreflexia in MJD patients and currently involved in studies to identify neurophysiological biomarkers of the disease as well as potential disease treatments.

He is a member and the Israel delegate of the Scientific Panel in Neuro-otology, European Academy of Neurology (EAN). He is also the Scientific Secretary of the Israel Society of Otoneurology and an active member of the Barany International Society for vestibular research.