Clara Gordon, P.A.-C.

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Clara Gordon is a highly skilled certified physician assistant at Tahoe Forest Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Drawn to the field of orthopedics, Clara enjoys working with her hands and collaborating with medical professionals to provide each patient with the compassionate, exceptional orthopedic care they deserve. She also firmly believes in treating patients as she would like to be treated and is committed to providing warm, professional, and well-informed care.

After graduating with her Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Colby College in Waterville, Maine, Clara attended Boston University in Massachusetts to earn her Master of Science degree in nutrition. She continued to advance her education by completing her Master of Medical Science degree at Tufts University School of Medicine, also in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Outside of practicing medicine, Clara splits her year between reveling in all kinds of cycling and skiing, from mountain biking and cyclo-cross to downhill skiing and telemark skiing. When she is not on a bike or skis, she enjoys reading and writing.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology: Colby College, Waterville, ME
  • Master of Science in Nutrition: Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Master of Medical Science: Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants