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Sonia Gordon-Dole, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology )

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Sonia Gordon-Dole, MD

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Sonia Gordon-Dole MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine. She is a seasoned Rheumatologist with over 30 years of experience.

She was awarded her undergraduate and medical degree from the University of Connecticut. She served on the admissions committee as a Medical student at UConn Health.

She was in intern at Yale. She completed her residency at St Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury. She was chief resident in the Yale Primary Care Residency Program and completed her Rheumatology fellowship at Yale.

She was part of the volunteer faculty while in private practice at the Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center P.C, for over 25 years. She joined the section of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology as a full-time faculty member in the fall of 2019.

She has actively trained several mid-level providers in the field of Rheumatology and mentored junior faculty over the years. She has also introduced many medical students to the field of Rheumatology. She enjoys precepting medical students, nursing students and MPH students at the weekend Neighborhood Health Project Clinic.

She has been awarded Connecticut Top Doctor for many years.

She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, musical theater, audiobooks and going for long walks along the Connecticut River.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Yale University (1994)
  • Chief Resident
    Yale University (1992)
  • Resident
    St. Mary's Hospital (1991)
  • Intern
    St. Mary's Hospital (1989)
  • MD
    UCONN School of Medicine (1988)
  • BS
    University of Connecticut, Biology (1984)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors 2022Connecticut Magazine2022
Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors 2021Connecticut Magazine2021
Connecticut Magazine Top Doctors 2017Connecticut Magazine2017
Graduated Magna cum LaudeUniversity of Connecticut1984

Professional Service

American Medical AssociationMember1994 - Present
American College of PhysiciansMember1994 - Present
American College of RheumatologyMember1992 - Present
New Haven County Medical SocietyMember1991 - Present
Waterbury Medical SocietyMember1989 - 1991
Connecticut State Medical SocietyMember1988 - Present

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