Dr. John Thompson, MD

Dr. John Thompson, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesMaleAge 61

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Thompson, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Lexington, KY. Dr. Thompson has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Health Lexington and Harrison Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thompson to book an appointment.

Locations

Baptist Health Medical Group Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

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(859) 267-2021
Baptist Health Medical Group Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine166 Pasadena Dr Ste 100 Lexington, KY 40503
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Dr. Thompson is affiliated with Baptist Health Lexington Lexington, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Thompson is an excellent physician! He has been my pulmonary doctor for many years and is always caring, informed, and helpful. I trust his decisions and suggestions and know that he has my best interests at heart. He never seems rushed and always has time for my questions.
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Thompson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Thompson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Thompson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (859) 278-0319.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Thompson is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Thompson
Similar Providers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Bronchiectasis
Asthma
Emphysema
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Thompson is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Thompson
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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
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High
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Very High
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Dr. Thompson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Megacolon
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Thompson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Anthem Essential-KY
Balanced Blue Access-KY PPO
Balanced Pathway-KY HMO
Balanced Pathway-KY PPO
Baptist HCA-KY
Blue Access - UL1 Tiered Network-KY PPO
Blue Access-KY
Blue Access-KY PPO
Blue Preferred-KY
Blue Traditional-KY
Bronze Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Blue Access-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway X-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY HMO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO
Bronze Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Catastrophic Pathway X-KY HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Blue Access-KY PPO
Gold Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Gold Pathway X-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY HMO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO
Gold Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Kentucky Employees Health Plan (KEHP)
KentuckyOne-KY
Lumenos Plans-KY
Methodist Hospital-KY
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X-KY HMO
Pathway-KY
Pathway-KY HMO
Platinum Blue Access-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway - SG-KY HMO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO
Platinum Pathway-KY PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Blue Access-KY PPO
Silver Pathway for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA - SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway w/HSA-KY PPO
Silver Pathway X for HSA-KY HMO
Silver Pathway X-KY HMO
Silver Pathway- SG-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY HMO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO
Silver Pathway-KY PPO Plus
St. Joseph's-KY
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-KY
UK-Indemnity-KY
UK-KY EPO
UK-KY PPO
UK-Medicare Carve-Out-KY
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Preferred PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

About Me

Care Philosophy

Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive, multispecialty network of physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our providers are committed to...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1959
University Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
1955
Columbia Presby Hospital
Residency Hospital
1954
University Chicago Clins
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. John Thompson, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (859) 267-2021, and for other questions, call (859) 278-0319.

Does Dr. John Thompson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Thompson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. John Thompson, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. John Thompson, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Thompson's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. John Thompson, MD accept my insurance?

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

Dr. Thompson frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Thompson specializes.

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

Dr. Thompson's office is located at 166 Pasadena Dr Ste 100, Lexington, KY 40503. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Baptist Health Lexington

Lexington, KY

85% Patient Experience Rating, 16% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Harrison Memorial Hospital

Cynthiana, KY

83% Patient Experience Rating, 14% higher than the national average

Saint Joseph East

Lexington, KY

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)