Thomas Gavin, CO/LO
Clinic Manager & Certified Orthotist
Thomas Gavin, CO is a Clinic Manager and Certified Orthotist with Bionic Prosthetics & Orthotics, working in our Chicago (Lincoln Ave.) and Palatine, Illinois locations.
Thomas brings an extensive list of accomplishments in his field, having served as the first non-doctoral member of the North American Spine Society in 1991, as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics from 1996 to 2000, and as a consultant for the VA, NIH, and WHO. Thomas has taught worldwide and published his pioneering research in the form of over 80 book chapters, journal articles, and abstracts about the spine.
Thomas Gavin’s work has led to developments in the non-operative orthotic management of traumatic spinal fractures, chronic back pain, and the restoration of upright posture for the forward-leaning spinal aging population.