Dr. Charles Thompson, MD

Dr. Charles Thompson, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(8)
Save
Dr. Charles Thompson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Clermont, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in vascular surgery.Read his story

2080 Oakley Seaver Dr # 100

Clermont, FL 34711

Contact Information

(352) 241-7585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 25 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Thompson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Thompson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Thompson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Thompson "Charles is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a graduate of the University of Florida. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Miami in 1993 and performed his general surgery and vascular surgery training at Louisiana State Medical Center in New Orleans. Recognized as the outstanding intern at Charity Hospital on the LSU service, he also received the outstanding teaching award by the LSU medical school's Aesculapian Society two years in a row. He pursued specialty training in endovascular procedures at the prestigious Arizona Heart Institute and was awarded the Cardiovascular Fellow's Award in 2001. Dr. Thompson is board certified in general and vascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Thompson has authored over 25 scientific articles and has given presentations at regional, national, and international medical conferences. He has participated in numerous research trials using new devices and techniques for the treatment of vascular diseases including abdominal aneurysm repair, carotid stenting, stem cell research and venous disease. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the Florida Vascular Society and the International Society for Endovascular Specialists.Dr. Thompson was instrumental in creating the endovascular surgery program at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He has served as a proctor for many physicians in endovascular techniques and is an advisor for device development. Dr. Thompson is a member of the board of directors of Remote Medicine and has volunteered abroad providing medical care in South and Central America."
Less
Read Less

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Trauma
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
Less
Read Less

31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Arizona Heart Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Charity Hospital Outstanding LSU intern, 1994
  • Outstanding LSU second year resident, 1995
  • LSU Aesculapian Society Award, 1995
  • Cardiovascular Fellows Award, Arizona Heart Institute, 2001
  • Outstanding Intern Aescuplian Society, 1994
Media & Publications
  • Crossing the Limbs: A Useful Adjunct for Sucsessful Deployment of the AneuRx Stent-Graft,
  • Pseudoaneurysm of th Aortic Arch After Aortosubclavian,
  • Yellow Fever in New Orleans, 1996
  • Acute Traumatic Rupture of the Thoracic Aorta With Endoluminal Stent Grafts,
  • The AneuRX Stent_Graft Since FDA Apporval: Single Center Experience of 230 Cases,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Thompson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Thompson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Thompson's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Thompson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Outstanding and extremely talented surgeon! He is extremely compassionate and listens to both the patient and family. He has my complete trust.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this

Glad to hear you benefited from your recent experience with our team. If there's anything else you need, please don't hesitate to let us know!

Flag this
Dr. Thompson takes his time in a pleasant and simple way to explain my condition, I strongly recommend him to family and friends. The staff very helpful , scheduling needs to be improved due to lots of mistakes.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your experience with Dr. Thompson at your recent visit. Hope all is well and thank you for sharing!

Flag this
I have seen Dr. Thompson many times and each time he was very forward and pleasant about what I needed. Dr. Thompson new exactly what I needed. I had two by passes one on each leg, each time I had it done he was always very nice and took what ever time I needed to understand what I needed to do...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're thrilled to hear about the success of your visit with Dr. Thompson!

Flag this

Nearby doctors with similar experience

General Surgery
(115)
Vascular Surgery
(66)
Vascular Surgery
(68)
Vascular Surgery
(14)
Cardiology
(34)
Vascular Surgery
(16)
General Surgery
(46)
Interventional Cardiology
(28)
General Surgery
(73)
Vascular Surgery
(41)