Dr. Paul Thombs, MD

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Specializes in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine • Male • Age 63

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Dr. Thombs' Specialties

  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

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Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center
1719 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO 80218

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Accepting new patients?

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Colorado Hyperbaric Physician
Colorado Hyperbaric Physician
1719 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO 80218
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    Dr. Thombs' Experience

    Specialties

    • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatrics
    • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Thombs

    0 Malpractice Claims

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Colorado
    Graduated in 1979
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California San Diego
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship

    Fellowship Hospital

    Navy Sub School Navy Dvg Salvg School
    St Luke's Medical Center (Milwaukee)
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Thombs & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Thombs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thombs to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Thombs' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Thombs

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Is Dr. Thombs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Aetna
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    Office Locations

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    Colorado Hyperbaric Physician
    1719 E 19th Ave
    Denver, CO 80218
    (303) 839-6900 (Office)
    (303) 839-6157 (Fax)
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