Dr. Thompson graduated from Beloit Jr. Sr. High School in 1991,
Kansas State University in 1995 and Southern College of Optometry in 1999. Dr. Thompson's practice emphases are in primary eyecare, glaucoma, ocular pathology, and contact lenses. Dr. Thompson is among the 2% of Optometrists nationwide to be awarded Diplomate status by the American Board of Optometry. Dr. Thompson's community involvement includes the Beloit Lions Club, the United States Air Force Reserve and Beloit City Council from 2001-2008. Dr. Thompson is active in the American Optometric Association, Heart of America Contact Lens Society, and Kansas Optometric Association. He has a son, Phillip Benjamin and two daughters, Sophia Marie and Vivian Appolonia.