A director of orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Thomson focuses on spinal deformity in children (scoliosis), myelomeningocele (spina bifida), neuromuscular disorders, clubfeet and other foot abnormalities, and children’s fractures. His research interests include scoliosis and spinal deformity, spina bifida, gait disorders and clubfeet.
Donated toys help make every child’s visit to Connecticut Children’s as comforting and enjoyable as possible. Throughout the year, we gratefully accept toy donations for infants, children and teens, which we distribute to patients around the holidays and at different times of the year.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center is a nationally recognized, 187-bed not-for-profit children's hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Named among the best in the nation for several of its pediatric specialties in the annual U.S. News & World Report "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings, Connecticut Children's is the only free-standing children's hospital in Connecticut that offers comprehensive, world-class health care to children.