William L. Thompson DDS, MD

Meet Dr. Thompson

Dr. William L. Thompson is a proud lifetime resident Michigan. Being born and raised on a traditional and humble farm in Blissfield, Michigan. He loves Michigan and it’s residents so much he did all his schooling and training right here in Michigan!

Dr. Thompson is a board-certified member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS), a doctor of dental surgery, and a medical doctor. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Thompson is the owner of iCare Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Center in Commerce, Michigan. The practice focuses on conducting oral surgery, including the placement of dental implants.

Dr. Thompson has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Eastern Michigan University. He graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry with his DDS, and conducted his residency at St. John Health/University of Detroit Mercy Department of Advance General Dentistry. He then went on to complete a six-year Oral and Maxillofacial Degree residency from St. John Providence Health System that included a medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine.

Dr. Thompson proudly earned a scholarship from Pierre Fauchard Academy (an international honor dental organization that recognizes outstanding members of the dental profession throughout the world) for student leadership in dentistry and an academy award for student leadership in the student mentoring program. He became a Pierre Fauchard Academy Inductee in 2016. Other awards and honors include:

  • A St. John Providence Health Resident Research Award
  • The American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Horace Wells Award
  • The University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry Student Research Award.

Long invested in his Michigan community, Dr. Thompson is a council member of the Oakland County Dental Society. He spent occasions in the country of Colombia on a Medical Trip: Healing the Children Cleft Palate Mission, and also served in a medical mission to Honduras for the Christian Medical Dental Association. He worked as a fellow for the Pierre Fauchard Academy non-profit dental organization at the Bay Cliff Health Camp in Big Bay, Michigan.

Dr. Thompson along with his wife and five sons live in Milford. If you ever see them, don’t be afraid to say hi!