​​800 Stanton L Young Blvd
​​Suite 9000
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

(405) 271-5190
(405) 271-5918 (fax)

Jess L. Thompson, III, MD, MSc

Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor

Clinical Focus:
Congenital Heart Surgery

Clinical Interests:
Complex Neonatal Heart Surgery
Adult Congenital Heart Surgery

Professional Education:
Fellowship: Congenital Heart Surgery, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, Texas
Residency: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Medical Education: Master Degree in Clinical Research: Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Board Certification:
General Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Congenital Heart Surgery

Research Interests:
Effects of Congenital Heart Surgery on Family Dynamics
Molecular Biomarkers of Congenital Heart Surgery

Recent Publications:

1.         Redford DT, Thompson JL, McCulloch JC, Nielsen VG.  Left atrial myxoma presenting as pulmonary embolism: Potential role of Heme Oxygenase-1.  Blood Coagulation Fibrinolysis  2014;25(6):621-4.

2.        Thompson JL, Grisham LM, Scott J, Mogan C, Biffar DE, Jarred JE, Meyer RJ, Hamilton AJ.  Simulation of Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation is Enhanced Using a High-Fidelity, Reusable Model.  Advances in Neonatal Care  2014;14(2):103-9.

3.        Thompson JL, Nielsen VG, Castro AR, Chen A.  Heme oxygenase derived carbon monoxide and iron mediate plasmatic hypercoagulability in a patient with calcific mitral valve disease.  Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 2015;39(4):532-5.

4.         Thompson JL, Burkhart HM.  Translocation of an aberrant right subclavian artery with resolution of dysphagia lusoria.  Accepted by Annals of Thoracic Surgery.