Byron Gregory Thompson MD

Professor, Neurological Surgery
Specialties: 
Neurological Surgery
Clinical Interests:

Brain tumors, Cranial base disorders, Neurovascular disorders, Radiosurgery

Locations

U of M Neurosurgery

Taubman Center Floor 2 Reception G
1500 E Medical Center Dr SPC 5338
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-936-7010
Fax:
734-936-9294

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • University of Kansas, 1986

Residency

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Neurological Surgery, PA, 1993

Fellowship

  • Neurovascular, Skull-base Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, 1994

  • Neuroradiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2004

Board Certification

  • Neurological Surgery

Research

Cerebral aneurysms/subarachnoid hemorrhage, vasospasm, nitric oxide, and stroke.

Biography

Dr. B. Gregory Thompson, Jr. received his medical degree from the University of Kansas. He then completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh, followed by fellowships at the National Institutes of Health-Institute for Neurological Disease and Stroke and a further fellowship in Neurological Surgery at Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ. In 1998 Dr. Thompson joined the faculty of the University of Michigan where he specializes in the treatment of stroke, cerebral aneurysm surgery, arteriovenous malformations, cerebrovascular surgery, cerebral vascular malformations, cavernous malformations, carotid endarterectomy/carotid stenosis/carotid occlusive disease; Cerebrovascular Surgery, Cranial Base Surgery, Acoustic Neuroma surgery and Radiosurgery.

Dr. Thompson's research interests include cerebral aneurysms/subarachnoid hemorrhage, vasospasm, nitric oxide, and stroke.

Dr. Thompson was the 2007 recipient of the University of Michigan Outstanding Clinician Award.