Dr. Thompson joined UTMB’s Department of Family Medicine in 1972. Dr. Thompson became Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine in 1998. She attended medical school at UTMB and did an internship at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City. Following her internship, she returned to Galveston and became one of the first graduates of the Family Medicine Residency program at UTMB. Dr. Thompson is board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. She also has added credentials in Geriatrics. Her interests include medical student education, resident education and medical history and ethics.
Dr. Thompson serves as our clinician lead for the Primary Care Medical Home designation by NCQA for our family medicine clinics.
Provider is LGBTQ Responsive
University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD, 1971
Rotating, Saint Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center - New York, NY, 1972
Family Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 1974
American Board of Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
UTMB Health Family Medicine - Island West, Galveston
6710 Stewart Road Suite 100
Galveston, TX 77551
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