Dr. Herman Thompson Jr, MD

Dr. Herman Thompson Jr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Herman Thompson Jr, MD is a dermatologist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 1968 and specializes in dermatology and internal medicine.

1730 Henderson St Ste C

Columbia, SC 29201

Contact Information

(803) 765-2600

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 97% of peers
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Thompson Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Medical College Of Georgia Hospital and Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thompson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thompson Jr's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson Jr to family and friends
16 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Thompson Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I have been trying to get a shampoo called in to Walmart for over a month. I have called the office every week and still nothing has been called in.
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I took my elderly father in per his internists' referral to check a spot on his head. Dr. Thompson refused to look at a spot on his leg that I had noticed during the same visit, saying he did not have time. The nurse assured him that he had plenty or time, but he refused. When we came back for a...more
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I went in for a skin screening appointment. The doctor cut off three different moles and I left to go home. Dr Thompson then called me to come back in for another appointment saying something along the lines of "after looking at the skin sample, it looks like we didn't get some of the borders of...more
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This is without a doubt the worst run doctors office in South Carolina. Paid for services at the time of appointment 4 months ago yet continue to receive past due bills in the mail. Have called 4 different times to have the matter resolved and keep getting told the office manager is looking into it...more
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Well, I never got a chance to be seen. The receptionist gave me so much of a run-around about my daughter's insurance(which she has and was verified)... I felt they didn't want my business. The receptionist kept saying my name wrong and not listening. I would not recommend this doctor's office.
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