Dr. Derek Lloyd Thompson, MD

Dr. Derek Lloyd Thompson, MD

Dr. Derek Lloyd Thompson, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (877) 303-1460

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Specialties
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
Conditions I Treat
  • chronic pain
  • disability
  • medical education
  • palliative care
Procedures I Perform
  • chronic pain
  • disability
  • medical education
  • palliative care
About the Provider

Derek Thompson received his B.A. in English from Wesleyan University and his M.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. He completed internal medicine training in the Boston University Medical Center Residency Program. After working for several years as a hospitalist, Dr. Thompson developed an interest in palliative medicine. He served six years as a medical director for Hospice of the Valley in Phoenix, Arizona, and earned Hospice and Palliative Medicine certification in 2010. He joined the Division on General Internal Medicine in August 2013.
Derek Thompson's, MD, palliative medicine specialty allows him to help patients with serious illnesses control symptoms, identify personal treatment goals, and maximize quality of life.

Education
  • Internship/Residency: Boston University Medical Center (2001)
  • Medical School: University of Connecticut- School of Medicine (1998)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
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Practice Locations
  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Pasquerilla Healthcare Center 6th Floor
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: (202) 444-8168
    Fax: (877) 303-1460

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Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital