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Richard Thompson, MD

Richard Thompson, MD


Physician Spotlight

  • Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
  • Internship

  • St. Vincent Hospital (Internal Medicine)
  • Residency

  • St. Vincent Hospital (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Richard Thompson is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine -- Cardiovascular Disease, the Board of Cardiac CT, American Board of Echocardiography, Board of Nuclear Cardiology and National Board of Medical Examiners. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. He earned his Master of Arts in Physiology from Ball State University, his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Purdue University in Fort Wayne, Ind. and his Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy from Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Thompson completed his Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He also completed Fellowships in Cardiology at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich. and in Cardiovascular MRI and Cardiac CT at St. Vincent Heart Hospital in Indianapolis.

Dr. Thompson most recently worked in Cardiology at Midwest Heart and Vascular Specialists in Overland Park, Kan. He has also worked in Cardiology at Kansas City Cardiology Inc. and Northland Cardiology, P.C. both located in Kansas City, Mo.

Published in numerous medical journals, Dr. Thompson is also a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and member of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and a founding member of the Society for Cardiovascular Computerized Tomography.

Practice Information

  • Fellowships

  • William Beaumont Hospital (Cardiology)
    Royal Oak, Mich.
  • St. Vincent Heart Hospital (Cardiovascular MRI and Cardiac CT)
  • Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)
    Certification Board of Cardiovascular CT
    National Board of Echocardiography
    Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
    National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Special Focuses

  • Cardiac CT
  • Cardiac MRI

Office Location

Hospital Privileges

  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
    1350 South Hickory St.
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.7000


New patients should arrive at least 15 minutes before their scheduled appointments to complete all paperwork. They should bring their insurance cards, a government-issued photo ID, and lists of their medicines and any prior operations. Co-pays and any outstanding balances are due at the time of each visit. Generally, operations or procedures won't take place on the first visit.


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