Lucio Gordan
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Lucio N. Gordan, MD

President & Managing Physician
Disciplinary & Ethics Committee Chair

Dr. Gordan is a medical oncologist and hematologist with Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute in Alachua County. He earned his medical degree from the State University of Londrina College of Medicine in Londrina, Brazil, and later completed his internship and residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics. After finishing his residency, Dr. Gordan was awarded a fellowship in medical oncology/hematology at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. He is board-certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine.

Currently, Dr. Gordan serves as president & managing physician at Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) and practices at the FCS Gainesville Cancer Center. Having served in his previous role as chief medical officer for therapeutics and analytics, Dr. Gordan continues to drive precision oncology efforts within the practice through analysis of real-world data, innovative technology, and research. This is Dr. Gordan’s second term as president & managing physician, having previously served the statewide practice from 2018-2021.

He also serves as a member of the Executive Council for the National Cancer Oral Dispensing Association (NCODA) and the FCS Executive Board.

As a cancer researcher and recipient of research grants, Dr. Lucio Gordan is actively engaged in early- and late-phase clinical trials. His work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. He serves on the editorial board of several oncology journals. Dr. Gordan is currently in charge of the development of Digital FCS, real-world evidence division at FCS (PRECISE), therapeutics decisions and dynamic decision-support tool, among other tasks.  In 2013, Dr. Gordan was awarded the prestigious FRIST Award from the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) in recognition of his service in the Gainesville community. He is the co-chair of Humanitarian Initiatives at COA, supporting national and international crises, and received the 2022 FCS Humanitarian Award, recognizing his efforts on global, national and local scales.

Frequently, he participates in national and international meetings as a speaker and key thought leader. Married and the father of one child, Dr. Gordan enjoys traveling, reading, working on his horse farm and photography.

Treatments Provided
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Medical School

State University of Londrina College of Medicine | Londrina, State of Paraná, Brazil


University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics | Iowa City, IA


University of Florida | Gainesville, Florida

Board Certified

Medical Oncology
Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations

American Medical Association (AMA)
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
American Society of Hematology (ASH)
Community Oncology Alliance (COA)
Florida Society of Clinical Oncology (FLASCO)


Cost of Cancer Care in the Outpatient vs Community Oncology Setting | Journal Of Clinical Pathways

Journal of Clinical Pathways spoke with Lucio N Gordan, MD, medical director in the division of quality and informatics, Florida Cancer Specialists and Research Institute, regarding his recent report for the Community Oncology Alliance and the implications that setting has on cost of cancer for patients.

Dr. Lucio Gordan - Florida Cancer Specialists

Dr. Lucio Gordan shares why he loves being an Oncologist and explains the new therapies available to treat his cancer patients.

Joe Anderson Testimonial - Dr. Lucio Gordan Patient - Florida Cancer Specialists

Joe Anderson Testimonial – Dr. Lucio Gordan Patient – Florida Cancer Specialists

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