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Dr. John Thompson, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.5 (20)
Map Pin Small Ladson, SC
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Overview of Dr. John Thompson, MD

Dr. John Thompson, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Ladson, SC. Dr. Thompson, completed a fellowship at Largo Hospital. Dr. Thompson, completed a residency at Largo Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Thompson an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Thompson works at LowCountry Eye Specialists in Ladson, SC. They frequently treat conditions like Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) and Keratitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Thompson's Office Locations

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    LowCountry Eye Specialists
    9565 Highway 78 Bldg 200, Ladson, SC 29456 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Keratitis
Corneal Diseases
Eye Infections
Retinal Dystrophy
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dry Eyes
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Eyelid Disorders
Floaters
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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Iridocyclitis
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Lazy Eye
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Ocular Hypertension
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Senile Cataracts
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Cataract Removal Surgery
Accommodation Disorders
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Astigmatism
Bacterial Conjunctivitis
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Benign Tumor
Black Eye
Blepharoconjunctivitis
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blindness
Brain Disorders
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chemical Burn - Eyes
Chorioretinal Scars
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Coloboma of Choroid
Coloboma of Iris
Coloboma of Retina
Color Blindness
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Dystrophy
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Duane Retraction Syndrome
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Spasm
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Migraine
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Miosis
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Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
Nearsightedness
Nodular Episcleritis
Optic Neuritis
Orbital Cellulitis
Paralytic Strabismus
Pinguecula
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Refractive Error
Retina Diseases
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Hemangioma
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Neovascularization
Sarcoidosis
Serous Detachment Retina
Shingles
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Strabismus
Uveitis
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Vascular Disease
Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
B-Scan Ultrasound
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Cornea Surgery
Excision of Chalazion
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Test
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Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Tear Duct Surgery
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareSource
    • Cigna
    • Community Health Choice
    • First Health
    • Health Net
    • HealthPlus
    • Humana
    • inHealth
    • INTotal Health
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
    • Peach State Health Plan
    • Staywell (Wellcare)
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wellcare of Georgia

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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.5
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    Patient Ratings (20)
    5 Star
    (11)
    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
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    2 Star
    (3)
    1 Star
    (5)
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    About Dr. John Thompson, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1447299771
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Largo Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Largo Hospital
    Residency
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Trident Medical Center
    • Trident Health System-Summerville Medical Center

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    Dr. John Thompson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Thompson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Thompson works at LowCountry Eye Specialists in Ladson, SC. View the full address on Dr. Thompson’s profile.

    Dr. Thompson has seen patients for Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) and Keratitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Thompson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Thompson. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Thompson.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Thompson, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Thompson appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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