Dr. Brian Thompson, MD

Dr. Brian Thompson, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Brian Thompson, MD is a neurology specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in neurology.

801 Roper Creek Dr

Greenville, SC 29615

Contact Information

(864) 516-1170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Thompson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 97% of peers
Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

77  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Carraway Meth Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • UAB Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Ala
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thompson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thompson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson to family and friends
16 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Thompson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I've read all the reviews on Dr. Thompson and they're all correct... I've been seeing him for about a year now. But I still give him a high rating because he has been very thorough and is covering all bases when trying to determine exactly what's going on. I believe he just doesn't have good...more
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Smart, compassionate, quick witted. Good judgment re: testing and treatment. Does not suffer fools.
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Pompous, unprofessional, & greedy. Incompetent staff. You deserve better!
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Everything's a joke to this guy; the most unprofessional dr. in my 70+ years. First thing He said my nerve conduction study was the worst he ever saw, then went on to explain some of the details. Only later said he was just kidding about it being the worse.
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First visit was to order an MRI. All visits after that he was arrogant, demeaning, and belittling. The day after I was in the ER for a diagnosed cluster migraine and recommended to see my neurologist he said he didn't know why I would was there. He only treated people who were dying, I didn't look...more
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