Dr. Alison Gordon

Dr. Alison Gordon is an Associate Physician and Surgeon at the Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute. Dr. Gordon specializes in refractive surgery, cataract surgery with intraocular lens implants, glaucoma management, corneal diseases and treatment, cosmetic procedures, and an array of general ophthalmology procedures. She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Princeton University, and earned her degree in medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. Gordon completed her Residency in Ophthalmology at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco.

Dr. Gordon is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Medical Association, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Society. She has served as a Spanish translator for Community Health Center in Princeton, NJ, as a Unite For Sight volunteer at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and has volunteered her time as a Big Sister in the Big Sister Mentor program.


  • Ophthalmology Residency, California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco
  • Medical Degree, Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York
  • B.A. Anthropology, Princeton University – Magna Cum Laude

Memberships and Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
  • Unite for Sight Organization

Please contact the Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute to schedule a consultation with our cataract surgeon and ophthalmologist serving San Diego, CA. Dr. Alison Gordon looks forward to hearing from you.