My mission is to explain the medical process needed for a desired procedure in order to achieve the highest quality outcomes for my patients. Our facility offers an environment where patients and their families feel well informed and supported.
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James T. Thompson, M.D.

Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery

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Medical Degree: University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Internship: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, general surgery
Residency: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, general surgery
Fellowship: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, plastic surgery and reconstructive fellowship; Australian Craniofacial Unit, craniofacial fellowship
Certifications: general surgery and plastic surgery; specializes in cleft palate reconstructive surgery
Procedures performed:
  • Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
  • Blepharoplasty (eye lift)
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reduction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fat Grafting
  • Injections (Botox, dermal fillers)
  • Liposuction
  • Male Breast Reduction
  • Mastopexy (breast lift)
  • Otoplasty (ear pinning)
  • Rhinoplasty (nose)
Dr. Thompson served as associate professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Wake Forest School of Medicine from 2006 until joining Carilion in 2016. He is an accomplished craniofacial surgeon, currently leading Carilion’s Cleft and Craniofacial Center.


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Cleft & Craniofacial Center

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