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Dr. Jay Thompson, MD
8 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jay Thompson, Ophthalmologist is Excellent. Dr. Thompson has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 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. Jay Thompson, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Advanced technology cataract surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Thompson graduated from Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)


Dr. Thompson has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Roper Hospital 
  • East Cooper Medical Center 
  • Bon Secours-St Francis Xavier Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Jay Thompson MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 8 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Jay Thompson practice?
Dr. Jay Thompson has 4 office locations.
Dr. Jay Thompson practices Ophthalmology near Bakersfield, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Chicago, IL and Philadelphia, PA.
See Bakersfield Ophthalmologists.