Dr. John Thompson, MD

Dr. John Thompson, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 60

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. John Thompson, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Lexington, KY. Dr. Thompson has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease 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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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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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
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Bronze Blue Access-KY PPO
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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
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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
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Pathway-KY HMO
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Platinum Pathway-KY PPO
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Silver Pathway-KY HMO
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 91% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

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

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Asthma more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Emphysema more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

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-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 96% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Sleep Apnea more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Sleep Disorders more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of their peers

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

Bronchiectasis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Bronchiectasis more than 97% of their peers

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

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Emphysema more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Shortness of Breath more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Asthma more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

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Dr. Thompson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Baptist Health Medical Group is a comprehensive, multispecialty network of physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our providers are committed to providing compassionate, patient-centered care and strive to treat our patients the way we would want to be treated, every time, at every Baptist Health location.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • 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

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Baptist Health Lexington

Lexington, KY

84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Harrison Memorial Hospital

Cynthiana, KY

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

Saint Joseph East

Lexington, KY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

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