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SWVMHI currently has nine staff psychiatrists, two medical physicans, three nurse practitioners, and one position that is filled with hourly physicians who rotate coverage on nights and weekends. Dr. Jeffrey Gordon became Medical Director in June 2018 after serving on the Admissions and Extended Rehab Units. Dr. Gordon received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (Previously MCV), Richmond VA, in 1997, and is boarded in both General Adult Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry.   He started his career at SWVMHI in July, 2006, as Attending Psychiatrist on Ward D.  He served as Attending Psychiatrist on ERS from March, 2015, until February, 2018, at which time he moved back to Ward D as Attending Psychiatrist.   




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Jeffrey Gordon, M.D.

Medical Director




Administrative Assistant

276-783-1200 Ext. 226