Dr. Ronald Thompson, DDS
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Kokomo IN
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. Ronald Thompson practices a full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery with particular emphasis on wisdom tooth removal with IV sedation anesthesia, dental extractions, treatment of dental/facial infections, diagnosis and treatment of oral pathology including lesions/growths in the oral region, and a full range of dental implant and bone grafting procedures. Our leading edge iCAT 3-D imaging system gives us a very detailed, strategic placement of dental implants and includes to ability to perform a virtual predicted implant surgery on the computer prior to the day of surgery, just to be extra prepared.
Dr. Thompson’s office is a state of the art diagnostic and surgical setting, including digital periapical and digital panoramic x-rays; advanced sterilization protocol; monitoring that includes EKG, blood pressure, end tidal CO2, and pulse oximetry during IV sedation procedures; and progressive techniques in bone grafting and implant surgery.
Dr. Thompson has a special interest in volunteering for Mission of Mercy (MOM). In the past five years Dr. Thompson has served as a volunteer oral surgeon at MOM events in Indiana -along with his staff- (2015, 2017, 2019), Louisiana (2016), Oklahoma (2018), and Illinois (2018). Unfortunately Mission of Mercy events have not been held in 2020 and 2021 due to the pandemic. We hope these will resume in 2022!
Dr. Thompson is a dental specialist who is board certified in oral and maxillofacial surgery by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Our surgical staff is comprised of highly trained and highly skilled oral surgical assistants who have completed certification by the American Heart Association and the State of IN. Our experienced administrative staff has extensive background in insurance filing and oral & maxillofacial surgery office administration.Dr. Thompson completed four years of undergraduate school at IN University in Bloomington, followed by four years of dental school at the IN University School of Dentistry. After graduating from dental school he completed an additional three year residency in the specialty of Oral & Maxillofacial surgery at the IN University Medical Center which includes a high level of training in anesthesiology. Dr. Thompson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, which means he is board certified in the specialty of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
We are located at:
2705 S. Berkley Rd., 4D, Kokomo, IN (at the corner of Lincoln and Berkley Roads, just south of Kokomo High School)