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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Thompson, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Thompson has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

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

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.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
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)


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 Pediatric Surgeons.