Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Richard Thomas, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Warrenville, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

27650 Ferry Rd Ste 100

Warrenville, IL 60555

Contact Information

(630) 225-2663

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 98% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
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26  Procedures

  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Memorial Hospital Of South Bend
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Missouri at Kansas City
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Louisville-Christine Kleinert Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thomas' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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 (4)

Doctor Thomas was very willing to see me in such short circumstances and did a bang-up job. Very attentive and easy to understand, unlike many other doctors who expect you to be on the same intellectual level as them. I highly recommend to anyone who is looking for an efficient, relatable, and...more
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Dr Thomas is incredible! I have been seeing him for years and he has always been spot on with diagnosis, He gives you plenty of his time, asks if you have questions and explains everything in layman's terms. Can't say enough good things about him. I highly recommend him.
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When speaking to Dr. Thomas, his focus on your condition. He explains everything. Asks if you have any questions and even has a sense of humor. Great Experience.
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After four painful wrist flare ups in the last five months, and many over the last two years, that required me wearing a brace for days to relieve pain, my pcp recommended I see a specialist. I hoped to gain preventative therapies, stretches, exercises and tips for how to handle flare ups. Instead...more
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