Dr. James A Thompson MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. James Thompson is an allergist-immunologist in Chicago, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate South Suburban Hospital and Advocate Trinity Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Thompson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Advocate South Suburban Hospital and one of 2 at Advocate Trinity Hospital who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Urticaria, Drug Hypersensitivity, Hereditary Angioedema (HAE), Atopic Dermatitis, Autoimmune disorders, Seasonal Allergies

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1984 - 1988

Washington University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1988 - 1990

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1984

University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana)
Other Training, Biology, 1976 - 1980

Washington University
Other Training, Allergy and Immunology, 1988 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 3 years in Pediatrics

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

America's Top Physicians, Consumers Research Council of America, 2009

Honors Medicine, Internal Medicine, Washington University, School of Medicine

Academic Achievement Award, Washington University, School of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

"Asthma Awareness"
2010 12 14

"Evaluation of Impairment and Risk in the Management of Patients with Asthma"
2010 11 19

"Perceptions and Realities in Asthma: A Case-Based Discussion"
2010 10 27

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Network Health Plan HMO
  • Network Health Plan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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