Dr. Alexis Anne Thompson MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Alexis Thompson is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Thompson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 29 doctors at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and one of 24 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Ranked #6 in Pediatrics: Cancer

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Residency, Pediatrics, 1983–1984

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985–1986

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology, 1987–1990

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1988–1990

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Silent cerebral infarction, income and grade retention among students with sickle cell.
King, A. A.,Rodeghier, M. J.,Panepinto, J. A.,Strouse, J. J.,Casella, J. F.,Quinn, C.,Dowling, M.,Sarnaik, S. A.,Thompson, A. A.,Woods, G. M.,Minniti, C. P.,Redding-Lallinger, R. C.,Kirby-Allen, M.,Kirkham, F. J.,McKinstry, R.,Noetzel, M. J.,White, D. A.,Kwiatkowski, J. K.,Howard, T. H.,Kalinyak, K. A.,Inusa, B.,Rhodes, M. M.,Heiny, M. E.,Fuh, B.,Fixler, J. M.,Gordon, M. O.,DeBaun, M. R.

Randomization is not associated with socio-economic and demographic factors in a multi-center clinical trial of children with sickle cell anemia.
Roberts, D. O.,Covert, B.,Rodeghier, M. J.,Parmar, N.,Debaun, M. R.,Thompson, A. A.,Liem, R. I.

Relationship among chelator adherence, change in chelators, and quality of life in Thalassemia.
Trachtenberg, F. L.,Gerstenberger, E.,Xu, Y.,Mednick, L.,Sobota, A.,Ware, H.,Thompson, A. A.,Neufeld, E. J.,Yamashita, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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