Dr. Clifton Thomas, MD

Dr. Clifton Thomas, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Clifton Thomas, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Thomas is affiliated with Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital and Nacogdoches Medical Center.

5727 Westheimer Rd Ste J

Houston, TX 77057

Contact Information

(713) 936-0777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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more than 52% of peers
Abdominal Pain
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more than 52% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
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more than 42% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis

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 Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Marshall University School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Marshall University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Board certified by the American Board or Surgery and American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.,
  • Dr. Thomas was one of the first surgeons in Houston to receive the coveted Center of Excellence designation.,
Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Thomas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Thomas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Thomas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. Thomas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thomas accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting privileges

Nacogdoches Medical Center
4920 NE Stallings Dr
Nacogdoches, TX 75965
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Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital
1204 N Mound St
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
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