Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD

Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Springfield, MO. He is 37 years old.

1265 E Primrose St

Springfield, MO 65804

Contact Information

(417) 886-3937

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
26

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridotomy
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thomas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
4.2
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

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 (2)

in Rogersville, Mo |
Dr Thomas has performed eye surgery and treated me for eye disease for several years. He has an excellent patient rapport, explains things well, and is very thorough with exams. His staff are the best. I have recommended him to family and friends.
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in Austin, TX |
I went to Dr. Thomas for my lasik. I couldn't see the TV without my contacts before the surgery, and now Isee great! I really appreciated how nice the staff was
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thomas accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting privileges

Cox Medical Center South
3801 S. National Ave
Springfield, MO 65807
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