Dr. Gary Thomas, MD

Dr. Gary Thomas, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(34)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gary Thomas, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Hilton Head Island, SC. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

45 Hospital Center Cmns

Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Contact Information

(843) 689-2895

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Leukocytosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Lymphoma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sezary's Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • College Of Charleston
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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
4.7
based on 34 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

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

Patient Comments (5)

in HHI, SC |
My 41 yr old husband was diagnosed with a type of lymphoma. Dr. Thomas, was amazing to us. He walked us through everything. Hugged me and reassured me our family would get through this trying time. I feel confident with him and his staff. God placed him in our life for a reason and we are grateful...more
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Used to be very good, but declined since joining Candler. Have experienced medication errors, billing errors, lack of continuity of care. Poor communication....nurses never give clear explanations or provide through respones to questions. Used to see doctor then got shifted to nurse practitioner...more
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in Hilton Head Island, SC |
Dr. Thomas is treating my husband and he is very knowledgeable about the cancer and very informative and personable. We love the staff at his office, they are always willing to assist with anything. Dr. Thomas and all his staff always makes you feel so comfortable.
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in Okatie, SC |
Dr. Thomas is professional yet very personable and gives you lots of eye contact as he thoughtfully explains your medical situation. I was there with my 95 year old dad and Dr. Thomas treated dad with respect and spoke to him loud enough that dad could hear him. He can give bad news without...more
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in Hilton Head Island, SC |
Gary Thomas and his phenomenal staff are totally dedicated to making a life changing cancer diagnosis as pain and stress free as possible. I consider myself extremely fortunate to have been referred by Duke Cancer Center to Dr Thomas as offering the best possible outcome in my cancer treatment Dr...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thomas accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Federal Employee Program
    Medicare Blue PPO
    State Employees Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina PPO
  • Cigna
    Commercial PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice EPO
    Choice Plus POS
    Golden Rule POS
    Golden Rule PPO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Options
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting privileges

Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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Coastal Carolina Hospital
1000 Medical Center Dr
Hardeeville, SC 29927
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Hilton Head Hospital
25 Hospital Center Blvd
Hilton Head, SC 29926
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