Tom Gilson, DO

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Tom Gilson

tgilson72dpiTom Gilson, D.O. began his study of Osteopathic Medicine in 1994 at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Biddeford, Maine (UNECOM.) Post graduate honors included The Sewall Scholarship, awarded by a committee of didactic professors and medical students, and The Jim Jealous award for excellence in manipulation, awarded by the clinical faculty. Dr. Gilson completed a rotating internship in medicine at Worcester Medical Center, in Massachusetts, and completed a residency in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM.) He has been practicing in the Portland area since 2002. He is board certified in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and has consulting privileges at Mercy Hospital. In addition to his full time practice, Dr. Gilson is involved in teaching osteopathic skills, principles and philosophy to both medical students and physicians. He is a clinical professor of osteopathic manual medicine for UNECOM, MSUCOM, and Iowa COM. He is also the medical director at Portland Osteopathic Children’s Clinic. Areas of interest include sports medicine, brain injury, and endocrine issues. He lives in Brunswick ME with his two children.