Specialties

Plastic Surgery

Surgery (Board certified since 2015)

At a Glance

  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Thompson

Dr. Thompson is an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery and the newest addition to the Plastic Surgery Division at Emory. Dr. Thompson attended medical school at the University of Virginia. He then completed general surgery residency as well as plastic surgery residency at Emory University.

Dr. Thompson’s unique background includes completion of a two-year research fellowship in cell and tissue transplantation, during which he received several awards for his work. As a surgery resident, he was formally recognized for his professionalism and dedication to patients. His special interests include aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, body contouring, and general reconstruction following trauma, surgery or cancer.

My Clinical Interests

  • abdominoplasty
  • body contouring
  • breast reconstruction
  • breast surgery
  • cysts
  • eye trauma
  • laser surgery
  • liposuction
  • lower extremity reconstruction
  • maxillofacial reconstruction
  • microsurgery
  • Mohs procedure
  • nasal surgery (rhinoplasty)
  • pelvic reconstruction
  • Pilondial Cyst
  • scar revision
  • wound care

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
2007

INTERNSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2008

RESIDENCY

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2014

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2017

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

Honors & Awards

Douglas A. Murray Award for Professionalism in Surgery
Emory University Department of Surgery 2014

The Transplantation Society Best Paper Award / Travel Grant
International Pancreas and Islet Transplantation Society 2011

Young Investigator Award
American Society of Transplantation 2011

Major Publications

Desai KA, Razavi SA, Hart AM, Thompson PW, Losken A. The effect of BMI on outcomes following complex abdominal wall reconstructions. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 June;76 Suppl 4:S295-7.

Thompson PW, Losken A. “Anterior (Ramirez) Component Separation” In: Current Priniciples in Hernia Surgery, edited by Yuri Novitsky and B. Todd Henniford, Springer, 2016.

Thompson PW, Roser SM. Do the Science, Own the Field. Are We Doing the Science? J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Dec;73(12 Suppl):S153-4.

Thompson P, Badell IR, Lowe M, Turner A, Cano J, Avila J, Azimzadeh A, Cheng X, Pierson R, Johnson B, Robertson J, Song M, Leopardi F, Strobert E, Korbutt G, Rayat G, Rajotte R, Larsen CP, Kirk AD. Alternative Immunomodulatory Strategies for Xenotransplantation: CD40/154 Pathway-Sparing Regimens Promote Xenograft Survival. Am J Transplant 2012 July 12(7): 1765-75.

Badell IR, Thompson PW, Turner AP, Russell MC, Avila JG, Cano JA, Robertson JM, Leopardi FV, Strobert EA, Iwakoshi NN, Reimann KA, Ford ML, Kirk AD, Larsen CP. Nondepleting anti-CD40-based therapy prolongs allograft survival in nonhuman primates. Am J Transplant. 2012 Jan;12(1):126-35.

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Ste G89
Atlanta, GA 30342
  • 404-686-8143
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2

Winship Cancer Institute

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg C
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-686-8143
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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4

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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5

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
2007

INTERNSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2008

RESIDENCY

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2014

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
2017

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

Honors & Awards

Douglas A. Murray Award for Professionalism in Surgery
Emory University Department of Surgery 2014

The Transplantation Society Best Paper Award / Travel Grant
International Pancreas and Islet Transplantation Society 2011

Young Investigator Award
American Society of Transplantation 2011

Major Publications

Desai KA, Razavi SA, Hart AM, Thompson PW, Losken A. The effect of BMI on outcomes following complex abdominal wall reconstructions. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 June;76 Suppl 4:S295-7.

Thompson PW, Losken A. “Anterior (Ramirez) Component Separation” In: Current Priniciples in Hernia Surgery, edited by Yuri Novitsky and B. Todd Henniford, Springer, 2016.

Thompson PW, Roser SM. Do the Science, Own the Field. Are We Doing the Science? J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015 Dec;73(12 Suppl):S153-4.

Thompson P, Badell IR, Lowe M, Turner A, Cano J, Avila J, Azimzadeh A, Cheng X, Pierson R, Johnson B, Robertson J, Song M, Leopardi F, Strobert E, Korbutt G, Rayat G, Rajotte R, Larsen CP, Kirk AD. Alternative Immunomodulatory Strategies for Xenotransplantation: CD40/154 Pathway-Sparing Regimens Promote Xenograft Survival. Am J Transplant 2012 July 12(7): 1765-75.

Badell IR, Thompson PW, Turner AP, Russell MC, Avila JG, Cano JA, Robertson JM, Leopardi FV, Strobert EA, Iwakoshi NN, Reimann KA, Ford ML, Kirk AD, Larsen CP. Nondepleting anti-CD40-based therapy prolongs allograft survival in nonhuman primates. Am J Transplant. 2012 Jan;12(1):126-35.