As a San Diego native, Dr. Thomson studied Chemistry at UCSD obtaining her BS and MS, dental school at UCLA and post graduate endodontic residency at USC. At UCLA School of Dentistry, Dr. Thomson received special recognition in restorative dentistry, and continued her training at a Hospital Based General Practice Residency at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Long Beach. Shortly after, she returned back to her home town of San Diego and practiced as a general dentist providing comprehensive dental care to our community for over 8 years. Dr. Thomson then went on to obtained her Endodontic specialty training at USC, where she held the title of Chief Resident among 20 colleagues. She also spent time at our local Salk Institute and Scripps Center for Oceanography as part of her post graduate education.
Dr. Thomson now resides in La Jolla with her husband and two children. She enjoys participating in many outdoor activities including running, hiking, and most water sports. And she is proud to say she recently summited both Half Dome and Mount Whitney in the same year. Dr. Thomson is a member of the American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and San Diego County Dental Society.