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Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2005
    Children's Hospital of Boston
  • Residency Program, Anesthesiology, 2004
    Ochsner Alton Medical Foundation
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 2000
    Ochsner Alton Medical Foundation
  • MD, 1999
    Texas A&M University College of Medicine
  • BS, Biomedical Engineering, 1995
    University of Miami

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology

National Provider ID: 1447340997


Karen Thomson, M.D., is a pediatric anesthesiologist at Children's National Hospital. She is the medical director for the Pre-Operative Care Clinic, which helps ensure children with medically complex conditions and disabilities receive appropriate care before surgery.

Research & Publications