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Dr. Joel Richard Thompson MD is a male Internist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Cardiology.
Dr. Joel Thompson has 2 office locations.
945 82nd Pkwy
Ste 3
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Thompson is Excellent. Dr. Thompson has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Thompson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Thompson graduated from West Virginia University, Morgantown. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)


Dr. Thompson has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Grand Strand Regional Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Thompson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio - 8 plans
  • Absolute Total Care - 1 plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina - 3 plans
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 11 plans
  • Humana - 9 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joel R. Thompson practice?
Dr. Joel Thompson practices Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Cardiology near Myrtle Beach, SC.
See Myrtle Beach Internists, Myrtle Beach Gastroenterologists, and Myrtle Beach Cardiologists.