Dr. Robert Thompson, MD

Dr. Robert Thompson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Robert Thompson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1983 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

4921 Parkview Pl Ste 8A

Saint Louis, MO 63110

Contact Information

(314) 747-8272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Brachial Plexus Palsy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
more than 77% of peers
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Thompson'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.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • Univ Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thompson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thompson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thompson to family and friends
15 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Thompson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I recently had TOS Surgery with Dr. Thompson and team. I can't speak highly enough of him and his staff. They provided me with exceptional care and I would recommend anyone with TOS symptom to see him. While the wait may be long, it is definitely worth meeting with him and providing you with...more
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Dr. Thompson was thorough and explanatory. Staff was friendly and helpful. Although TOS surgery and venous bypass surgery is painful and the recovery can take months, you go in to it with your eyes open knowing that. He was able to "fix" me when no one else could.
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My experience was horrible. After battling my insurance company and waiting over 6 months for an appointment while in severe pain. He nor his office ever followed up with me and the diagnostic testing I had. My appointment was 4 months ago, but I haven't heard anything back. I've called 12 times...more
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Absolutely horrible it took 12 weeks for me to get an appointment and then I couldn’t even see Dr. Thompson he sent me to his partner who did not help me and also will not return my calls! I’m absolutely miserable and so lost! They were no help to me at all!
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The whole experience was nothing but a circus. You’re told one thing and then they change their minds and say something else. If you have asthma, you should avoid him. He’ll send you to drs for clearance only to cancel altogether. Severe god complex. They think they’re the best, and while that may...more
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