Dr. Robert Thompson, MD

Dr. Robert Thompson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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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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Dr. Thompson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brachial Plexus Palsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Brachial Plexus Palsy more than 99% of his peers

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

Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Vascular Disease more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thompson treats Pulmonary Disease more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Thompson treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Thompson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Benign Tumor
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Cardiomegaly
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Disease
Sympathectomy
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Thompson's Reviews

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3.7

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1 Star
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There is no one else in the United States that I would entrust to do TOS surgery other than Dr. Thompson. His technique and surgical strategy for this condition are above all else. TOS is his focus and he works continuously to perfect his technique. The surgery itself is a very long recovery but...Read More
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I am a physician and my son who had surgery for a venous TOS will shortly be doing a neurosurgical residency. His arm, needless to say was his career. It would be impossible for me to say anything but PHENOMENAL for the whole experience with Dr. Thompson, his staff and Barnes Jewish. We traveled...Read More
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I went to Dr. Thompson for my vascular TOS. His surgery failed and afterwards he refused to help me. He told me there is nothing anyone can do and I just have to live with it. Seriously, what kind of doctor tells their patient that? His staff is completely rude and they never get back to you. I...Read More
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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...Read 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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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Barnes Jewish Hospital

Saint Louis, MO

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