Dr. Ian Thompson III, MD

UrologyMaleAge 41

Dr. Thompson III
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Laredo Physicians Group - Family Medicine

10710 Mcpherson Rd Ste 104 Laredo, TX 78045

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(956) 462-2009

Dr. Ian Thompson III, MD is a Urology Specialist in Laredo, TX and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with medical facilities CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center and Nix Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thompson III to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Thompson III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Polyuria
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson III treats Polyuria more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Thompson III treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson III treats Nighttime Urination (Nocturia) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Thompson III treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson III treats Blood in Urine (Hematuria) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Thompson III treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Thompson III's conditions and procedures:

  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Function Test
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Scan
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Circumcision
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epididymitis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Infertility
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Orchitis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Phimosis
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • STD Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocele
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

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Dr. Thompson III accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Thompson III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thompson III

4.5

Based on 13 ratings

5 Stars
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(11)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
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Expert in his medical field and articulate in explaining issues. A courteous and considerate professional.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Robert Haynes – Jul 04, 2021
Several visits over a period of 16 months, the outpatient cystoscopies over a period of time, MY PAIN ON URINATION, MY FREQUENCY AND URGENCY ARE NO BETTER THAN MY FIRST VISIT!!!! DO NOT,SEE THE,DR.s Interest...
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Rodolfo Vega Jr – Apr 18, 2020
Dr Thompson is an excellent doctor we need more doctors like him in Laredo tx. My mother in-law was seen by him her in laredo and was very kind he made us feel comfortable Patience name is Patricia A. Almedia I hope he stays here in laredo
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Patirica A. Almedia in Laredo, TX – Jul 12, 2018
I had a procedure done by Dr. Thompson and a relative had a serious cancer removed successfully. I highly recommend Dr. Thompson as he is at the top of his field and excellent in communicating with patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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d borski in San Antonio – Mar 29, 2018
5 stars is not enough for Dr. Thompson III, He is a wonderful, care and human Doctor, He cares about his patients. He is always available to answer your questions. Also his staff is awesome and always help you in their best knowledge and make you feel comfortable during your difficult times and always welcome you with a great smile. The best doctor!!! Thank you Dr. Thompson for everything, God bless you always :)
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
7 people found this helpful
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Yadira Fernandez in Brownsville, TX – Dec 26, 2016
Dr Thompson is the best doctor in the city! He is very professional! He answers all of your questions! He is very easy to talk to. I would refer him to anyone that needs urology problems!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
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Judy Whatley in San Antonio, TX – Jan 07, 2016
my name is John Nolan I was a patient of Dr Thompsons my personal opinion is he's a wonderful doctor he's kind good natured and very honest. In a very skilled surgeon. I feel that he is saved my life him and his team were wonderful. I am so very lucky to have met people like him never had a chance to really thank you. Thank you Dr Thompson you have truly been a blessing to me and you are my friend god bless you
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
13 people found this helpful
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John Nolan in San Antonio Texas – Dec 17, 2015

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About Me

Biography

Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Dr. Ian Thompson III has called San Antonio home for most of his life.  A graduate of Keystone school, he completed...Read more

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Ian Thompson III, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Thompson III frequently treats Polyuria, Nighttime Urination (Nocturia), and Blood in Urine (Hematuria). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Thompson III treats.

Where is Dr. Ian Thompson III, MD's office located?

Dr. Thompson III's office is located at 10710 Mcpherson Rd Ste 104, Laredo, TX 78045. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ian Thompson III, MD speak?

Dr. Thompson III speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Laredo Physicians Group - Family Medicine

Laredo Physicians Group - Family Medicine10710 Mcpherson Rd Ste 104 Laredo, TX 78045
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Thompson III is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center

San Antonio, TX

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Nix Medical Center

San Antonio, TX

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)