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Specialties & Research
Dr. Michael Thompson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Thompson graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Thompson has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
- Scripps Green Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Thompson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 11 plans
- Unicare - 10 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Michael Thompson practice?
Dr. Michael Thompson practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near La Jolla, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA.
See La Jolla Orthopedic Surgeons and La Jolla Surgeons.