Dr. Christopher C Thompson MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Christopher Thompson is a gastroenterologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Thompson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 11 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 62 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

Are you Dr. Thompson? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #23 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Geisinger Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

Penn State University
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1999–2002

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACG), American College of Gastroenterology

Publications & Presentations

Development and initial validation of an endoscopic part-task training box.
Thompson, C. C.,Jirapinyo, P.,Kumar, N.,Ou, A.,Camacho, A.,Lengyel, B.,Ryan, M. B.

A novel method for endoscopic perforation management by using abdominal exploration and full-thickness sutured closure.
Kumar, N.,Thompson, C. C.

Comparison of a superficial suturing device with a full-thickness suturing device for transoral outlet reduction (with videos).
Kumar, N.,Thompson, C. C.

See all 16 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support

See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Gastroenterologists

See all Gastroenterologists near Boston, MA See all Gastroenterologists in Massachusetts

Best Gastroenterology & GI Surgery Hospitals

  1. #1
    Rochester, MN
  2. #2
    Cleveland, OH
  3. #3
    Boston, MA

See Full Rankings

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.