Education and Training
Albany Medical College
Tufts-New England Medical Center and the Floating Hospital for Infants and Children, MA
Dr. Kenneth Gorson is a board-certified neurologist at Mount Auburn Hospital. He earned his medical degree at Albany Medical College after graduating Magna Cum Laude from the Six Year Medical Education Program at Union College in New York. Dr. Gorson completed his residency in Neurology and was then Chief Neurology Resident at Tufts-New England Medical Center and The Floating Hospital for Infants and Children. His subspecialty training in EMG was also completed at Tufts New England Medical Center.
He has been a respected educator in neurology at Tufts University Medical School since 1989, and has been Professor of Medicine at that institution since 2007. Dr. Gorson has been named one of Boston Magazine’s Top Doctors three times, has been selected as one of the Best Doctors in America™ for six years in a row from 2011-2016, and received the Estelle Benson Award for “Pillar of Education” from the Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS)/Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) Foundation International.
Dr. Gorson is a member of several professional medical societies, including the American Academy of Neurology, the Massachusetts Medical Society, the Boston Stroke Society, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, and the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Reflecting his commitment to advancements in neurology, he serves as a leader for many professional societies. A few of his current roles include membership on the Organizing Committee of the International Neuropathy Consortium (Peripheral Nerve Society), serving on the Board of Directors of the Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS)/Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) Foundation International, and as Secretary of the Inflammatory Neuropathy Consortium (INC) for the Peripheral Nerve Society.