About John Thoppil:
Dr. John Thoppil leads River Place OB/GYN and provides state of the art care to women from in and around Austin, Texas. Patients of all ages have access to a wide variety of services including annual wellness visits, obstetrics, prenatal care, 3D and 4D ultrasounds, gynecology, birth control, hormone management including bio-identical hormone replacement, and weight management services.
FROM A YOUNG AGE DR. THOPPIL DREAMED OF A CAREER IN MEDICINE
Dr. Thoppil has ALWAYS had an unquenchable thirst for knowledge and a passion for helping and caring for others. He was able to merge his two loves by following the footsteps of both his parents into a career in medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree at Texas A&M University and his medical degree at the Baylor College of Medicine, one of the premier medical schools in the country. He did his OB/GYN training at the Air Force’s flagship medical center, Wilford Hall, at Lackland AFB. Dr. Thoppil served his country as a physician in the Air Force prior to returning to his home state of Texas in 2008.
Today, Dr. Thoppil is an accomplished physician who has been recognized with numerous academic, professional, and patient-driven awards. He is an active member of the Austin community and is a strong advocate for women’s health issues on a local, as well as national level.
As a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist (OB/GYN), Dr. Thoppil forms long-lasting relationships with his patients. He specifically chose this specialty because it allows for continuity of care. He is committed to his practice and delivers the vast majority of his OB patients himself! Dr. Thoppil is involved and accessible to all of his patients. Don’t be surprised to find him calling you back personally, with your test results and answers to questions!
COMPASSION, DEDICATION, EXPERTISE
River Place OB/GYN is dedicated to providing the best care at every stage in a woman’s life. We practice evidence-based medicine but have the experience to know that no two patients are the same. We individualize our treatment plan for each patient’s unique circumstances. You will find that our practice will truly be your medical home.
DR. THOPPIL’S EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS
- Texas A&M University College Station – BS Biochemistry, Magna Cum Laude, Foundation Honors, University Honors
- Baylor College of Medicine – Ob/Gyn Student of the Year
- Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB (Residency) – Academic Award winner each year
- Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University’s College of Medicine
The health care providers at River Place OB/GYN pride themselves on providing the best care at every stage in a woman’s life. They practice evidence-based medicine and have the experience to know that each patient has unique needs requiring customized care. The providers individualize treatment plans for each patient’s needs. You will find that River Place OB/GYN will truly be your medical home. Whether you are in need of a trusted and careful obstetrician or a gynecologist to help monitor your health and well-being through every stage of life, the physicians at River Place OB/GYN are dedicated to helping you to live your best life.
New patients are currently being welcomed at the practice and most major forms of insurance are accepted.