Dr. Lucio N. Gordan

We are excited to announce that Dr. Lucio N. Gordan is our New Member Highlight this month!

Dr. Lucio Gordan graduated from medical school at the State University of Londrina College of Medicine in Brazil. Following this, he completed his Internship and Residency at the University of Iowa. In 2003, he completed his Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Gordan is board certified in Medical Oncology, Hematology and Internal Medicine.

Currently, Dr. Gordan practices medicine at the Gainesville Cancer Center, serving on the Florida Cancer Specialists Executive Board, American Oncology Network (AON) Executive Board, Florida Association of Clinical Oncology (FLASCO) Executive Committee, Community Oncology Alliance (COA) Board of Directors, and is the head of Quality and Medical Informatics at Florida Cancer Specialists. Also, he serves as the Oncology Advisor/Leadership at North Florida Regional Medical Center (HCA), and consults for International Oncology Network (ION), IntrinsiQ in clinical affairs and analytics.

Dr. Gordan has received several grants for research, published articles in peer reviewed journals and, in 2013, he was awarded the prestigious FRIST Award from HCA in recognition of his service in the community and North Florida Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Gordan is married and has one child. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, reading, horseback riding, photography and playing tennis. We look forward to his future involvement in the Alachua County Medical Society-welcome!



Dr. Ann Hatfield

Dr. Ann Hatfield is the newest member of the long-established North Florida Women’s Physicians. She graduated with a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Notre Dame and then attended Duke University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Florida College of Medicine—Jacksonville, where she was Administrative Chief Resident her final year.

Following residency, Dr. Hatfield was instrumental in opening UF’s Generation to Generation Obstetrics & Gynecology Practice in Orange Park, where she was Medical Director and an Assistant Clinical Professor. She guided the practice from a group of three physicians seeing seven patients on their opening day to four physicians and one midwife who delivered nearly half of the obstetrical patients at Orange Park Medical Center.

In 2014, Dr. Hatfield left UF to join NFWP in Gainesville. She is very excited about facilitating the design and construction of the new office building that NFWP will be opening in late 2018. The 21,000 square-foot, 2-story building will have state of the art facilities, including space for in-office surgery and public meeting areas. Additionally, there will be a 3,300 square-foot birthing center on campus that will provide an alternative safe environment for low-risk obstetrical patients to deliver.

Dr. Hatfield has special clinical interests in adolescent gynecology, contraception and minimally invasive surgery. She is Board-Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow in the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Her husband is the Associate Director of the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure and Environment at UF, and they stay busy with their three elementary-school-aged daughters.

Hans H. Shuhaiber

The Alachua County Medical Society would like to welcome, Dr. Hans Shuhaiber to the Gainesville community! Dr. Shuhaiber is a respected physician at the University of Florida
Department of Neurology and General Neurology Division. He completed his Adult Neurology residency at NYU- Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital in New York City, then completed
his Child Neurology fellowship at Boston University Medical Center in Boston, MA, followed by his fellowship in Clinical Medical Genetics at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center.

In addition to being a member of the Alachua County Medical Society, Dr. Shuhaiber is also a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Society of Human Genetics, National Society of Genetic Counselors and the Neuro-oncology Society.

Among the awards he’s earned are the N. Paul Rosman, M.D. Excellence In Teaching award from Boston University (2013) and American Academy of Neurology Resident Scholarship Travel award (2013). His research interests include Neurocutaneous syndromes, pediatric to adult transition care and General Neurology. Among his clinical interests are General Neurology, Neuro-genetics disease counseling and Genetics of Huntington disease, just to name a few. His teaching interests include Neurology clerkship group facilitator, Resident physician’s bedside and
didactic teaching and Lecturer for resident physician education. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish and was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology at New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York.

Along with all of this, Dr. Shuhaiber is a published physician. Below is a list of just a few of his published works:

  • Vendrame M, Loddenkemper T, Zarowski M, Gregas M, Shuhaiber H, Sarco DP, Morales A. Analysis of EEG patterns and genotypes in patients with Angelman syndrome. Epilepsy Behav. 2012 Mar;23(3):261-5 PMID:22341959
  • Shuhaiber JH, Shuhaiber H. Letter regarding article by Gammie et al, “influence of hospital procedural volume on care process and mortality for patients undergoing elective surgery for mitral regurgitation”. Circulation. 2007 Aug 14;116(7):e146; author reply e147.
  • Alfonso I, Diaz-Arca G, Alfonso DT, Shuhaiber HH, Papazian O, Price AE, Grossman JA. Fetal deformations: a risk factor for obstetrical brachial plexus palsy? Pediatr Neurol. 2006 Oct;35(4):246-9.
  • Shuhaiber H, Bolton S, Alfonso I, Dunoyer C, Yaylali I. Cerebral regional oxygen fluctuations and decline during clinically silent focal electroencephalographic seizures in a neonate.
    J Child Neurol. 2004 Jul;19(7):539-40.
  • Alfonso I, Papazian O, Shuhaiber H, Yaylali I, Grossman JA. Intrauterine shoulder weakness and obstetric brachial plexus palsy. Pediatr Neurol. 2004 Sep;31(3):225-7.

For a full list of Dr. Shuhaiber’s publications visit this page: Shuhaiber’s Publications

Welcome, Dr. Shuhaiber and we look forward to working with you!