Jake Carpenter-Thompson

Jake Carpenter-Thompson, MD

4.9 / 5

Specialties: Neurology

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, 2018
Residencies & Internships
  • University of Chicago Medical Center, Neurology, IL, 2022
  • University of Chicago Medical Center, Internal Medicine, IL, 2019
  • Kutcher Clinic for Sports Neurology, Sports Neurology, MI, 2023

About Me

Biographical Statement

Jake Carpenter-Thompson, MD, PhD, is a board certified neurologist with the Henry Ford Kutcher Clinic for Concussion and Sports Neurology. Dr. Carpenter-Thompson trained at the leading sports neurology program with the world-renowned Kutcher Clinic. 

As a physician-scientist, Dr. Carpenter-Thompson has researched and published several peer-reviewed scientific articles investigating the effects of physical activity on brain function. Dr. Carpenter-Thompson has also co-authored clinical journal articles related to cutting edge concussion evaluation and management. 

As a neurologist with the Henry Ford Kutcher Clinic for Concussion and Sports Neurology, Dr. Carpenter-Thompson provides individualized neurological care for all athletes.


  • Sports Neurologist, Henry Ford Kutcher Clinic for Concussion and Sports Neurology

Care Philosophy

"I aim to provide individualized medicine to all the people who visit my clinic. As an athlete myself, I understand the significance of teamwork. Therefore, I have a team approach when working with athletes. We work together to optimize athlete's brain health and performance."

Research Interests

As a sports neurologist, I am dedicated to advancing the scientific understanding of concussion and developing unique tools to evaluate concussion.


Videos and Articles

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Jake Carpenter-Thompson, MD Neurologist, Henry Ford Kutcher Clinic for Concussion & Sports Neurology

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
Patient Ratings
Overall Patient Ratings :
4.9 out of 5
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