Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
59 y/o
7 reviews

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Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

27650 Ferry Rd Ste 100

Warrenville, IL 60555
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems

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Dr. Thomas' Experience

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Dr. Thomas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • 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)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Pain

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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 Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
3.9
based on 7 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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 Reviews (2)
in West Chicago, IL |
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.
Glen Ellyn, IL |
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 he said I presented Normal since I was not having a flare up, and if I'd like to strengthen my wrists I should hire a trainer. He also stated Human existence is not a pain free existence..
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Dr. Thomas accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
    Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink HMO
    HealthLink POS
    HealthLink PPO
  • HFN
    HFN PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Humana
    Choice
    Choice Care
    Choice PPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • LifeSynch
    Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • UniCare
    UniCare HMO
    UniCare POS
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Viant

Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting priveleges

Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 N Winfield Rd
Winfield, IL 60190
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