Michael B. Gordon, OD, FAAO
Dr. Gordon was raised in suburban Philadelphia and is a graduate of Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, PA. He received his optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia, PA. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the NH Optometric Association and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Before moving to the Monadnock region, he served as an optometrist at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, CO.
Dr. Gordon is a member of VOSH PA (Pennsylvania chapter of Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity) and has provided eye care in northern Haiti since 1985. He has also delivered eye care to the poor in Guatemala, Nicaragua, Dominica and Mexico. He was named a Granite State Fellow by the NH Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation in 2013 “for exceptional service to the citizens of New Hampshire”.
Dr. Gordon has lived in Peterborough since 1989 with his wife, Betsy, and has two grown sons. He is an avid gardener and enjoys hiking and painting. He has designed numerous public gardens in Peterborough and has led tours of English gardens since 2007. He will be leading to tour September 14-23, 2021 called Late Summer Gardens Of Southern England . He has a Instagram account called The Gardener’s Eye, which chronicles his gardening adventures at home and abroad. He is the Monadnock Region representative to The Garden Conservancy. His garden will be open on Sunday, July 11, 2021 through the Garden Conservancy Open Days Program.