Dr. John Tompkins, MD

Dr. John Tompkins, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. John Tompkins, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

4001 W 15th St Ste 455

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 964-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
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Background Check

1 board action Found
  • Unprofessional Conduct (8/20/2018)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tompkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tompkins treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tompkins treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tompkins treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Tompkins treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cranial Trauma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tompkins treats Cranial Trauma more than 98% of his peers

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

Dr. Tompkins' conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Tompkins and his team are dedicated to providing excellent neurosurgical care by incorporating the latest surgical innovations and technology with scientific research and outcome analysis.Dr. Tompkins' research on brain and spine surgery has bee...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1995
Baylor College Of Medicine, Neurology
Residency Hospital
1994
Baylor University
Internship Hospital
1993
Baylor College Of Medicine, Neurosurgery
Residency Hospital
1990
Yale University
Medical School
1986
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Undergraduate School
1999
1995
1994
1993
1990
1986

Dr. Tompkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tompkins

3.8

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
58.62068965517241%
(17)
4 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
3 Stars
10.344827586206897%
(3)
2 Stars
10.344827586206897%
(3)
1 Star
17.24137931034483%
(5)

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Dr. Tompkins'professionalism as a physician in his field of Neurosurgery is excellent .As a human being ,he is smart ,patient ,calm and caring . I would recommend him to family and friends .
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Amazing!! Had ACDF surgery 1 year ago! I feel great!! Highly Reccomend!!
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I had an ACDF preformed by Dr. Tompkins. I was scared, but he and his assistant were very thorough, and explained everything with great detail. The several times I went in and called I was always given compassion and helped.
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I had a very serious condition that required surgery. Dr Tompkins was very thorough in making sure I was in a stable condition before he performed the surgery. The results have been very positive.
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I would highly recommend Dr. Tompkins. My experience with Dr. Tomkins and his NP Jeff was absolutely wonderful. He was able to diagnosis, perform the surgery to relieve the pain and seriousness of my spine. The office staff was very professional, kind, compassionate and never once disappointed...Read More
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