Dr. Kyle Thompson graduated Summa Cum Ladue From Brigham Young University-Idaho and completed medical school at Penn State University College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Kentucky where he was selected as Resident Teacher of the Year and Chief Resident. Half of his two-year Vitreoretinal Surgical Fellowship was at the University of Kentucky where he served as a clinical instructor. The other half of his fellowship was at the nationally recognized private group: Retina Associates of Kentucky. This unique format allowed him to train with twelve highly respected Vitreoretinal specialists offering unparalleled exposure to vitreoretinal diseases and treatment strategies. Dr. Thompson has published multiple academic articles and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Opthalmology. Certified by the American Board of Opthalmology, Dr. Thompson joins Premier Eye Care as our vitreoretinal surgeon, specializing in all aspects of vitreoretinal disease.
Originally from the Blackfoot area, Dr. Thompson and his wife, Bryn - who is from the Dubois area -and their four children are glad to be back in Southeast Idaho enjoying the outdoor opportunities that afford them.