Meet the Pediatric Liver Transplant Physicians
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Meet the Pediatric Liver Transplant Physicians

John F. Thompson, MD

Gender
Male
Department
Pediatrics
Email
jothomps@montefiore.org
Practice Specialty
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
Medical Education
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Residency
Wylers Children's Hospital
Fellowship
Babies Hospital (Columbia)
Board Certified
Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology
Academic Title
Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Clinical Focus
Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, short bowel syndrome, celiac disease, chronic abdominal pain, liver and intestinal transplantation.
Research Focus
General pediatric gastroenterology, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, short bowel syndrome, celiac disease, chronic abdominal pain, liver and intestinal transplantation.
Biography
Dr. Thompson completed his Pediatric Residency at the University of Chicago School of Medicine and his Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Fellowship at Babies Hospital/Columbia University. He was the Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine for 16 years prior to assuming the position of Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. He has earned an international reputation as a leader in the treatment of a full range of complex childhood gastrointestinal and liver conditions including Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, celiac disease, short bowel syndrome, chronic abdominal pain and intestinal transplantation.