Williamson Medical Group Welcomes New Family Medicine Physician
January 8, 2020
FRANKLIN, Tenn.— Williamson Medical Center announced this week the addition of another highly experienced family medicine physician to Williamson Medical Group. John Thompson, M.D. is now accepting new patient appointments and will assume care for the patients of Sheron Joan Langston, M.D. who has retired.
“Dr. Thompson is passionate about providing excellent primary medical care for his patients and we are extremely pleased to welcome him to the Williamson Medical Group team,” said health system CEO Donald Webb.
Dr. Thompson is board certified in Family Medicine. He completed his medical training at the University of Alabama Birmingham and completed his medical internship at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, TX. He completed a Family Medicine Residency at Medical Center East in Birmingham, AL.
Dr. Thompson served as a Commissioned Officer in the Medical Service Corps, U.S. Army Reserves from 1984 to 1988 and as an Active Duty Commissioned Officer from 1988 to 1993. He was awarded the Bronze Star from the US Army in recognition of actions performed during Operations Desert Storm/Shield; the Army Commendation Medal in recognition of performance as a Battalion Flight Surgeon; and the Meritorious Service Medal in recognition of his service as Chief of Ambulatory Care Services at Noble Army Hospital.
Dr. Thompson and his wife Lisa reside in Williamson County. The couple has four children—three daughters and a son.
Dr. Thompson’s office is located on the Williamson Medical Center campus at 4323 Carothers Parkway, Suite 505. He is currently accepting new patients and appointments can be made by calling 615-435-7780.
ABOUT WILLIAMSON MEDICAL CENTER
Williamson Medical Center offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, 24-hour emergency care, preventive health screenings and wellness activities. Services offered by Williamson Medical Center are developed to provide the most cost-effective, convenient and accessible healthcare possible. More than 750 providers represent over 70 medical specialties and sub-specialties. The caliber of physicians and care at Williamson Medical Center continues to advance the way healthcare is delivered to our region with compassion and convenience unique to WMC. Our campus also houses Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital Vanderbilt at Williamson Medical Center, which provides pediatric emergent and inpatient care, and the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee – the region’s premiere destination for orthopaedic excellence. In addition, WMC’s Williamson Medical Group includes over 35 providers offering everything from primary care to surgery to pulmonary and sleep medicine. For more information, visit www.WilliamsonMedicalCenter.org.