Thomas D. Shipp M.D.

Tom Shipp

Thomas D. Shipp

Dr. Shipp is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and also in Maternal-Fetal Medicine.  He attended the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana where he received a BS in Microbiology.  Dr. Shipp received his MD from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1989.  He completed his internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Chicago, and his fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  After completion of his formal training he joined the Maternal-Fetal Medicine faculty practice at Massachusetts General Hospital.  In 2001, he limited his practice to diagnostic ultrasound, returning to Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and becoming a partner and Vice-President at Diagnostic Ultrasound Associates, P.C.  Dr. Shipp continues his affiliation with Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital through the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Radiology.

Dr. Shipp has co-authored many papers on the prenatal diagnosis of fetal conditions and gynecologic abnormalities with his partners, Dr. Benacerraf and Dr. Bromley.  He has also published extensively on trials of labor after prior Cesarean delivery.  Dr. Shipp is a Fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, and has served in leadership positions therein.  Additionally, he served on the initial fetal echocardiography exam development task force for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.  He is now a member of the Board of Directors of the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and was recently elected to serve as Chair-elect.