University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jonathan R. Thompson, MD, RPVI, FACS

Assistant Professor, UNMC Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery
Fellowship Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program, UNMC

Jonathan R. Thompson, MD, RPVI, FACS

Dr. Thompson is a vascular surgeon who is interested in all aspects of vascular surgical and nonsurgical care. He specializes in complex open and endovascular aortic disease treatment, treatment of varicose veins, and pain reduction strategies during amputations. He strives to be a premier clinician to meet the vascular needs of our state and region.

He is currently the program director for the vascular surgery fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He has an interest in using advanced simulation to train the next generation of vascular surgeons. He also leads the education efforts within the vascular surgery division for the training of surgical residents and medical students.

  • MD: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Publish Health, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Residency: University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Board Certification
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery Vascular Surgery
Research Interests
  • Understand the effects of targeted muscle reinnervation in reducing post operative pain and phantom limb pain in patients with vascular disease.
  • Participate in clinical trials to explore various treatment strategies for abdominal aortic aneurysms
Professional Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Society for Vascular Surgery 
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Society
  • Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery