Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD

Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Springfield, MO. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med and specializes in ophthalmology.

1265 E Primrose St

Springfield, MO 65804

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  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

20  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

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My local optometrist referred me to Dr. Thomas for cataract surgery after I developed blurring in my left eye. Dr. Thomas performed a complete and comprehensive eye exam and diagnosed me with a potentially serious viral eye infection, which if not treated early, can lead to blindness. He treated me...more
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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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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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