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John F. Thompson, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.741.2450 F: 718.515.5426

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403
  • Specialties & Focus

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    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.
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine

    Training

    Residency Program

    Wylers Children's Hospital

    Fellowship

    Babies Hospital (Columbia)

  • Biography

    Personal 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.
  • Publications
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    Articles & Dissertations

    Improving Nonattendance at Outpatient Pediatric Endoscopy Unit of a Tertiary Center

    Kogan-Liberman D, Rivas Y, Thompson J, Tomer G. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition. 2015; 61(2):234-7. PubMed [journal]PMID: 25793903

    Current status of small bowel transplantation in children: update 2003.

    Mittal NK, Tzakis AG, Kato T, Thompson JF. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2003 Dec;50(6):1419-33, ix. Review. PMID: 14710785

    Epidermal growth factor reduces ischemia-reperfusion injury in rat small intestine.

    Villa X, Kuluz JW, Schleien CL, Thompson JF. Crit Care Med. 2002 Jul;30(7):1576-80. PMID: 12130982

    Developmental regulation of epidermal growth factor receptor kinase in rat intestine.

    Thompson JF, van den Berg M, Stokkers PC. Gastroenterology. 1994 Nov;107(5):1278-87. PMID: 7926492

    Orogastric EGF enhances c-neu and EGF receptor phosphorylation in suckling rat jejunum in vivo.

    Thompson JF, Lamprey RM, Stokkers PC. Am J Physiol. 1993 Jul;265(1 Pt 1):G63-72. PMID: 8101698

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.741.2450 F: 718.515.5426


    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.741.2332 F: 718.515.5426 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Group-Eastchester
    440 White Plains RoadEastchester, NY 10709-2827 P: 718.741.2450 F: 718.515.5426 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Center
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401 P: 718.920.4321 Additional Details
    Montefiore Wakefield Campus
    600 East 233rd StreetBronx, NY 10466-2604 P: 718.741.2332 Additional Details