Dr. David Thompson, MD

Dr. David Thompson, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
71 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. David Thompson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University of Otago in 1971 and specializes in family medicine, adolescent medicine, and more.

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Dr. Thompson's Experience

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 Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Thompson "The goal of Family Practice, and of Gainesville Family Physicians, is to provide comprehensive, continual, high quality, cost-effective medical care."


  • Family Medicine
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Exam
  • Breath Testing
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • X-Ray

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.


  • University of Otago /Dunedin Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University of Otago
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • St. Luke's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • St. Luke's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • St. Margaret Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates
    Other Education | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thompson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thompson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Thompson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Always straight forward and to the point.
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Dr. Thompson is Thorough, knowledgeable and personable. He takes the time to explain things in a way the patient can understand and takes time to listen.
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in Gainesville, FL
Dr. Thompson has an easy, quiet manner which emits comfort to me. He takes time to answer my questions, explain anything that is needed to be explained, and he talks with me. That, to me, is important. I am very happy with my doctor and his facility!
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in Gainesville, FL
I'm very happy with dr. Thompson, he does not hurry the visit, an I feel he is very knowledgeable
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in Fort White Florida
Dr. Thompson is a very good listener, doesn't make me feel rushed.
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