Dr. George Thompson III MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. George Thompson III is an infectious disease specialist in Sacramento, California and is affiliated with University of California, Davis Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Thompson III accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at University of California, Davis Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Clinical Interests: Infectious Diseases: Mycology, Antifungal Agents, Coccidioidomycosis, Pyridines, Microbial Sensitivity Tests, Triazoles, Retrospective Studies, Fluconazole, Nitriles

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003–2006

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2007–2009

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Class of 2003

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Chief Residency, Internal Medicine, 2006–2007

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Infectious Disease

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Phenotypic Differences of Cryptococcus Molecular Types and Their Implications for Virulence in a Drosophila Model of Infection.
Thompson GR 3rd , Albert N , Hodge G , Wilson MD , Sykes JE , Bays DJ , Firacative C , Meyer W , Kontoyiannis DP

Invasion of the central nervous system by Cryptococcus neoformans requires a secreted fungal metalloprotease.
Vu K , Tham R , Uhrig JP , Thompson GR 3rd , Na Pombejra S , Jamklang M , Bautos JM , Gelli A

Antifungal drug susceptibility and phylogenetic diversity among Cryptococcus isolates from dogs and cats in North America.
Singer LM , Meyer W , Firacative C , Thompson GR 3rd , Samitz E , Sykes JE

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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