Physicians

Blue Ridge Medical Group - Dr. Clifford Thompson and Dr. Jonathan Bloch, F.A.C.S.General Surgery

  • 2855 Old Highway 5, Suite 108
  • Blue Ridge, GA 30513
  • Phone: (706) 946-4253
  • Fax: (706) 946-4249

Dr. Jonathan Bloch and Dr. Clifford Thompson

Dr. Bloch is board-certified in general surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He graduated summa cum laude with a degree in bioengineering from Texas A&M University. He obtained his medical degree and completed his general surgery residency and a fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. His fellowship focused on the laparoscopic approach to the treatment of colon disease as well as anti-reflux surgery.

Dr. Thompson is a board-certified surgeon with over 20 years in practice. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and holds a bachelor of science degree and a medical degree from the University of Florida. Dr. Thompson’s post-graduate work includes an internship and residency in general surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, as well as serving as a clinical instructor for residency at Indiana University Medical Center and visiting surgeon at Addenbrook’s Hospital in Cambridge, England. He has also served academic appointments with the University of Central Florida and Nova Southeastern University, as a surgical preceptor for medical residents and other clinicians, and as chief of the department of surgery for a 120-physician, multispecialty group for more than a decade.