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Patient Reviews

5.0
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(29)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Thompson, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Thompson has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
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Promptness 4.0
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Courteous Staff 4.4
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.6
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Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Dislocations
  • Hip Fractures
  • Legg-Perthes Disease
  • Osteotomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Wrist Fracture (Radius Fractures)

Education & Awards

Dr. Thompson graduated from University of Oklahoma , Oklahoma City. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Scoliosis
Spinal Fusion
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Thompson has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Samaritan Regional Health System 
  • MetroHealth Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. George Thompson MD is a male Orthopaedic Pediatric Surgeon, has 42 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. George Thompson practice?
Dr. George Thompson has 2 office locations.
Dr. George Thompson practices Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery near Cleveland, OH.
Additional practice locations include: Beachwood, OH.
See Cleveland Orthopedic Surgeons.