Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

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Dr. Richard Thomas, MD

General Surgery | Male

Utah Surgical Associates 3550 N University Ave Ste 250, Provo, UT 84604 Get Directions
(801) 374-9625

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Anal Fissure
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cholelithiasis
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Cryosurgery
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrotomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

      Graduated in 1975

    • Internship Hospital
      St Joseph Hospital

      Completed in 1976

    • Residency Hospital
      St Joseph Hospital

      Completed in 1980

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in General Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Thomas' Care Philosophy

    You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team.