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Dr. Candace L Thompson Is this you?

About Dr. Candace L Thompson

Dr. Candace L Thompson, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Essex, MA, with another office in Gloucester, MA. She has 23 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Candace L Thompson is Good. Dr. Candace L Thompson has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Candace L Thompson is 3.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Thompson Medical Associates

242 John Wise Ave
Essex, MA 01929
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Thompson Medical Associates

298 Washington St Fl 4
Gloucester, MA 01930
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Specialties

Dr. Candace L Thompson has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Candace L Thompson has the following 7 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Physical
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Heartburn
  • Immunization
  • Vaccination
  • Check-up

Reviews

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Candice Thompson

Very Poor Doctor. Had a prior condition and she misdiagnosed the problem.

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Not thorough...no follow up - very quick to dispense Anti-biotics

Nice enough doctor. No follow up what so ever. Ladies in office vary from nice to exceptionally rude. Ask a question, get attitude from some (Sylvia). I have been told repeatedly that the office or the doctor tried to follow up with me (no phone calls) and could not get me. Kim, the nurse practitioner (and Rachel) are okay and you usually get to see the doctor unless you insist. My Complaints about sore throat were met with talk...no look at my throat, no feeling it...nothing just talk. Want a partner in health, so maybe fit is not good for me.

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Five Stars

Staff is absolutely amazing. They make going to the doctor a nice experience and they are so helpful and sweet. Lauren at the front desk is amazing and all the nurses are caring and have wonderful bedside manner. Whether it has been over the phone or in person, I have NEVER felt rushed and my questions are always answered thoroughly.

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40.0 minutes
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No following up

Have been seeing this doctor for many, many years.I did switch to another and SO happy I did. NEVER follows up on anything. Should have been in hospital as she did not diagnose my common illness, mix medications that can not be taken together - thanks to the pharmacist who caught that mistake.Has lost most of my records and all lab work.Most off all I do not trust this doctor to follow up with anything or trust anything this doctor says ! Beware !

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Three Stars
  • Education

    23 Years Experience

  • Des Moines University

    Graduated in 1995

  • Umass Memorial Healthcare

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Candace L Thompson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts Granite Advantage EPO, PPO and Saver
    • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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