The VICC.ORG Investigator Directory

Reid C. Thompson, M.D.

William F. Meacham Professor and Chairman of Neurological Surgery
Director of the Vanderbilt Brain Tumor Center
Director, Neurosurgical Oncology
Professor of Otolaryngology
VICC Member
Neurosurgical Oncologist

Patient Contact Information:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Neurosurgery Clinic, Village at Vanderbilt, 1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 1506
Nashville, TN 37212
Appointments: 615-322-7417
Further Information: 1-800-811-8480
Fax: 615-343-9553

Healthcare Provider Contact Information:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
T-4224 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2380
615-322-6638
Fax: 615-343-8104

Profile

Dr. Reid C. Thompson is the William F. Meacham Professor and Chairman of Neurological Surgery and Director of the Vanderbilt Brain Tumor Center. He is a neurosurgeon and clinician scientist with expertise in the surgical treatment of patients with complex brain and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Thompson treats both adults and children and performs over 250 complex intracranial operations a year. His clinical practice includes the entire spectrum of brain tumors including low-grade gliomas, malignant gliomas, metastatic brain tumors, and benign tumors such as meningiomas, and acoustic neuromas. In addition, he has special expertise in treating complex tumors involving the most critical parts of the brain such as the brain stem and skull base.

Education

  • M.D. - Johns Hopkins University, 1989
  • Fellowship - Stanford University Medical Center, 1997
  • Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1995
  • Residency - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1995
  • Internship - Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, 1990

 

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