Dr. David Thompson, MD

Dr. David Thompson, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(34)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Thompson, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Clearwater, FL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

430 Morton Plant St Ste 301

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

(727) 461-6026

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Dental Network of America
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Thompson's Experience

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Dr. Thompson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
88

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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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 Tampa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mayo Clinic Graduate School Of Medicine, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University of California at San Diego, MS Biology
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Institute of Health Training Grant, University of California,
Media & Publications
  • Characterization of Mouse Leukemia L1210 Cells Resistant to the Ribonucleotide Reductase Inhibitor 4-Methyl-5- Amino- 1 -Formylisoquinoline Thiosemicarbazone, 1996
  • Effects of Temperature and Acid Stress on Hatching, Survival Capacity, Metabolism and Postural Reflexes in Caenid Mayflies (Ephemeroptera), 1990
  • Little Leaguer's Shoulder: Proximal Humeral Physeal Overuse Syndrome, 2000
  • Change in Messenger RNA Level for the Subunits of Ribonucleotide Reductase During the Cell Cycle of Leukemia L1210 Cells, 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thompson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson to family and friends
4.2
based on 34 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Thompson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
Palm Harbor, FL |
We've been there several times and the minimum wait time was 1:15 minutes. They bring in 3 patients at a time and expect you to sit and wait. Then the Doctor complains he is so busy. Strongly suggest you go somewhere else where they are respectful of your time.
in Palm Harbor, FL |
Very concerned about telling you about his hotel and his wealth, not so interested in hearing that you still have pain 6 months after rotator surgery. Doesn't seem to like to talk to patients. Billing department are masters of over billing and double billing and insurance fraud. Phone system is unlike anything I've ever experienced. I had to have a second surgery by a real doctor to clean up Thompson's mess. Probably the most incompetent doctor I've ever encountered.
in Land O Lakes, FL |
after having knee surgery for a torn meniscus in Feb. 2016, he never ordered any physical therapy for me, even when I asked for it. My quad muscle is depleted and it's June 2016...still having pain but won't go back to him. I'm 50 and never had surgery before....he or his office didnt even call to follow up on my surgery. I was silly enough to think to send my daughter to him...he diagnosed her at first...then when pressed to do an MRI...he was found to be false and had to come up with the truth
in Clearwater Florida |
Dr Thompson has done numerous surgeries on my knees and shoulders from various sports / work related injuries. Every time, I know if he's doing the surgery, I'll be back to doing what I normally do in no time at all!
in Clearwater, FL |
Doesn't get any better than Dr. Thompson. A gifted, well-trained, kind surgeon and doctor. I've never had a better experience with a physician. Two shoulder reconstructions with nearly a 100% recovery and range of motion!
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Dr. Thompson accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Dental DPPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • CompBenefits Corp.
    CompBenefits Corp. PPO
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
    Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Dental

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Hospitals where Dr. Thompson has admitting privileges

Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas St
Clearwater, FL 33756
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