Dr. Celeste Thomas, MD

Dr. Celeste Thomas, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Celeste Thomas, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Shenandoah, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology and hospice & palliative medicine.

920 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 260

Shenandoah, TX 77380

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Thomas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Thomas's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Chicago Med School Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Loyola University Foster G McGaw Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thomas' Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Thomas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Worst experience of my life with Dr. Celeste Thomas. On 2/12/18 I had my first appointment with Dr. Celeste. I was in so much pain and she was very careless about it. She was very sarcastic and rude. Kept playing a question game. I was in pain and the only reason i didn’t leave is because i was due...more
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Dr. Thomas is a very knowledgeable Rheumatologist and has a great bed-side manner. I have actually already recommended her to two persons whom i love and would not chance sending them to the wrong Dr. She really listens, and explains conditions, and treatments very well, never talking down, nor...more
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I love Dr Thomas and her entire staff. They have gotten me through many rough days.
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I absolutely love everything about Dr. Thomas! When I describe her to anyone I say. "She is a good down to earth very smart country Dr; For example visualize yourself on a long wide porch of a white country ranch style home; Overlooking a field of horses & you sitting on a wooden swing with her...more
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Awesome doc. Really.
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