ABC Certified Orthotist, Pedorthist, CO, CPed, FAAOP
Tom Colburn is a Certified Orthotist, Certified Pedorthist & Fellow of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists. He earned his bachelors degree from Brown University and Certificates in both Orthotics and Prosthetics from Northwestern University. Tom is an Assistant Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine, and has been part of the Tufts-New England Medical Centers clinical team since 1983. He has specialized in the areas of pediatric orthotics, adult foot and ankle and has particular expertise in spinal orthotic management. He has an academic appointment from Tufts University School of Medicine as Assistant Professor and has lectured at many hospitals, universities and scientific symposia throughout the United States and Europe. Tom served nationally on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists and as Chair of the Academys Spinal Orthotic Society.