Peter Townsend, MD, is a Pediatric Gastroenterologist practicing in Glastonbury, Hartford, and Shelton, CT.


University of Massachusetts Med School


Tufts Medical Center


Hasbro Children's Hospital / Rhode Island Hospital

American Board of Pediatrics- General Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics- Pediatric Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Locations for this Doctor

Exterior view of 4 Corporate Drive in Shelton

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Shelton (4 Corporate Dr.)

4 Corporate Drive, Suite 282
Shelton, CT06484
United States

Exterior view of Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center – Hartford

282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States

Exterior view of 310 Western Boulevard in Glastonbury

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Glastonbury

310 Western Boulevard
Glastonbury, CT06033
United States

Exterior of 505 Farmington Avenue

Connecticut Children's Specialty Care and Surgery Center – Farmington

505 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT06032
United States

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Most Recent Comments

April 4, 2024
Dr. Townsend listened to my concerns and was very thorough on what we are going to try first in regards to medication.
April 4, 2024
Always so Patient and helpful with any issues or questions we face
February 2, 2024
Dr. Townsend was very kind and caring toward my child and answered all questions thoroughly.
October 10, 2023
Dr. Townsend was VERY thorough, clear, and caring throughout the visit. He listened. He recommended. He clarified when needed. Excellent .
October 10, 2023
Excellent care by Dr. Townsend as usual!
September 9, 2023
Dr. Townsend was extremely informative and took his time discussing my child's issue and making recommendations to help her.
September 9, 2023
Dr. Townsend was exceptionally good. A great listener and very easy to understand. My daughter felt comfortable with him too.
July 7, 2023
Dr. Townsend was absolutely incredible!!! Along with his entire staff when I've been calling, when we arrived at check in& out. [...]
July 7, 2023
Dr. Townsend is amazing. I love how he interacts with family and the patient.