Dr. Raju Thomas, MD

Dr. Raju Thomas, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(32)
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Dr. Raju Thomas, MD is an urology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 3

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hydronephrosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Lesion Marsupialization
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • U Bombay
    Medical School | Graduated
  • King Edward Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Metro Grp Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Natl Kidney Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

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
4.7
based on 32 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

in Morgan City, Louisiana |
I highly recommend Dr. Thomas and his staff for any urinary problems. I was referred to Dr. Thomas because of an elevated PSA and PBH. I've been in Dr. Thomas' care for more than 5 years and am extremely satisfied with the care I've been given and the personal relationship that I have with this...more
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Listens attentively, explains completely and operates with precise surgical skill. Have previously referred others and will continue to do so as my personal experience was another confirmation.
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in MELVILLE LA. 71353 |
He is one of the best doctors I have ever been seen by. He also did the surgery , everything went well.
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New Orleans, LA |
I can say with the utmost sincerity that Dr Raju is the nicest most pleasant dr I have meet in my 51 years. He is genuine, thorough, professional and without a doubt made both me and my husband more comfortable with the prognosis of prostate cancer. I would recommend him to anyone!!! Truly a gem...more
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in Arnaudville, La |
July 1, 2016 I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. 54 years old, overweight, 2 previous pulmonary embolism, A-FIB, high blood pressure. Baylor, MD Anderson and a local surgeon refused to operate. Dr Raju Thomas had no doubt. Within 4 weeks, I had successful surgery, 3 months later, no sign of...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thomas accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting privileges

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
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