Dr. Carson Thompson, MD

Dr. Carson Thompson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Carson Thompson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wilkes Barre, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1000 E Mountain Dr

Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Thompson's Experience

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  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

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  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Penn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Carson Thompson, MD
He is a terrible Doctor please don't let him operate on you! He botched my husbands!
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Tammy Evans in Towanda Pa – May 19, 2016
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Exam room, he asked me to bend over while he held the back belt area, of my pants and gave a quick jerk, somethin snapped. I was then scheduled for surgery, because of a large disc herniation,Dr. said, I could end up paralyzed, If I didn't have a discectomy. After surgery, I had a half dollar,...Read More
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Tami Smith in Scranton, PA – Apr 10, 2016
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