Thomas Carpenter, MD
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Thomas O. Carpenter, MD

Thomas O. Carpenter, MD, is Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at the Yale School of Medicine. After undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia (B.A., 1973), he received his medical degree (1977) and general pediatrics training at the University of Alabama. His fellowship training in endocrinology at Boston Childrens Hospital began his career-long involvement in clinical research focused on metabolic bone diseases in children. He has been at Yale for over 30 years and has been very active in the Yale Bone Program throughout this time, including direction of Yale’s Pediatric Metabolic Bone Disease clinic, director of the Physiology Core of the Yale Core Center for Musculoskeletal Diseases, and Director of the Yale Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia (XLH). He has a vast clinical experience in the management of children with XLH. Dr. Carpenter has served on various editorial boards of Pediatric, Endocrinology, and Bone journals, and is currently Associate Editor of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. He has authored over 150 articles, reviews, and book chapters related to metabolic bone disease in children.