T. Payson Thompson, MD
Dr. Payson Thompson, a Board-Certified Family Physician, is originally from High Point, NC and attended medical school at East Carolina University. There, he met his wife Dr. Jennifer Thompson, and they both graduated in 2005. They both pursued a career in Family Medicine after marrying and doing a year of medical mission work in Central America.
Dr. Payson received his Family Medicine training in Ventura, California at a respected residency program known for training full-spectrum family doctors. He gained experience in all aspects of family medicine but was especially drawn to outpatient medicine and the intimate relationships formed with patients over many years.
Dr. Payson enjoys working with a variety of patients and feels confident caring for all ages from birth to end of life. Payson speaks Spanish fluently, but is open to learning about and caring for people from other cultures and all walks of life. Other areas of interest in the medical field include rheumatology and arthritis, sports medicine, emergency services, and gynecology.
Dr. Payson has many hobbies outside of his medical career that primarily revolve around his family and his love of the outdoors. When he is not playing chase, hide-and-seek, or reading with his young children, he can be found riding his bike, running, or swimming around the Triangle. One may even find him with a surfboard strapped to his car heading to the beach. But relaxing at home with his wife and eating good, healthy meals might be his favorite hobby of all!
Make an appointment with Dr. Payson Thompson by calling (919) 655-1000 (Morrisville) or (919) 234-1577 (West Cary) or book an appointment online at our Morrisville and West Cary primary care locations.