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About Dr. Joel D Thompson

Dr. Joel D Thompson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tucson, AZ. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery of the Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Thompson is affiliated with Northwest Medical Center. Dr. Thompson has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

88 Ratings with 28 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel D Thompson is Great. Dr. Joel D Thompson has been rated by 88 patients. From those 88 patients 28 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Joel D Thompson is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Tucson Shoulder Elbow And Hand

3972 N Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
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Specialties

Dr. Joel D Thompson has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013, 2012, 2014)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2013, 2012, 2016, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2009, 2008, 2016, 2014, 2013)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Thompson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • University Of Florida Health

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Joel D Thompson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net AZ PPO HSA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
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Locations & Directions

Tucson Shoulder Elbow And Hand, 3972 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ

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