Dr. David Thompson MD

  • Anesthesiology Independence, MO

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About

Dr. David Thompson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Independence, MO, with other offices in Lees Summit, MO and Kansas City, MO (and 3 other locations). Their specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Thompson is affiliated with St Mary's Medical Center. They speak English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. David Thompson has the following 1 specialty.

Anesthesiology

Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

Locations & Directions

19550 E 39th St S
Independence, MO 64057

250 NE Mulberry St
Lees Summit, MO 64086

4150 N Mulberry Dr
Kansas City, MO 64116

211 NE 54th St
Kansas City, MO 64118

1209 NW North Ridge Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64015

1001 E 101st Ter
Kansas City, MO 64131

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