Dr. Robert Thomas, MD


Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

Dr. Robert Thomas, MD

Dr. Robert Thomas, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Hinsdale, IL. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Dr. Thomas is affiliated with Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital.

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    • Answers Questions
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    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Comments (8)
    in Orland Park, Il |
    Dr. Thomas has an amazing bedside manner that is such to put any patient at ease. Dr. Thomas explained my septum/sinus issues in a way that was clear and easy to understand. Dr. T. was exemplary throughout my surgery, pre and post procedure. Any patient is lucky to have him as their doctor for their medical care. Highly recommended by a patient who has troubles finding good doctors, especially ones that care. You are not just a number or a fee. cares about the work he does. How Refreshing!
    in Westmont, IL |
    Dr. Thomas is very compassionate, kind and thorough physician. He has helped me with chronic ear infections, hearing loss and sleep apnea. He removed my tonsils and fixed my deviated septum this summer. He made sure I all the information for pre and post recovery along with very adequate pain management. He has treated my nephew and mother for acute conditions and both are doing excellent. You know a doctor is highly respected when every surgical nurse compliments and praises him to patients!
    in Chicago, IL |
    I was referred to Dr. Thomas by a friend. I have always found his team, both front desk and clinical, to be very friendly and accommodating. Dr. Thomas has provided me with excellent care. He always takes the time to listen to me and answer all of my questions. He helped to accurately diagnose and treat my condition and I would highly recommend him to anyone!
    in Orland park, IL |
    Dr. Thomas is very thorough and explains things very well.
    in Westmont, IL |
    Excellent physician. Spent a lot of time answering questions and very compassionate.
    in Chicago, IL |
    After 5 minutes he suggested surgery for a nasal septum deviation and tonsil removal, without providing details on the the consequences and the risks of this surgery. I went to another doctor, with years of experience, and after a deep examination he suggested to do not take any surgery, no deviation of the septum. I solved my issue simply with nasal spray.
    in Countryside, IL |
    My son has been a patient of Dr. Thomas since birth. My son has had ear tube, adenoid and tonsil surgery all performed by Dr. Thomas. I can not say enough about Dr. Thomas as he has always made my son feel most important when it has come to any surgery or office visit. Dr. Thomas has a wonderful demeanor!! I would not take or trust my son to any other doctor.
    I broke my nose pretty bad Dr Thomas fixed it real good.thank you so much?
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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
    •  Board certified in Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Otolaryngology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Abscess
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Apnea
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Broken Nose
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Central Sleep Apnea
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Palate
    • Common Cold
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Cough
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dysphagia
    • ENT Cancer
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Ear Infection in Infant
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Foreign Body in Nose
    • Foreign Body in Throat
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Hyperacusis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
    • Jaw Fracture
    • Kidney Disease
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukoplakia
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Motion Sickness
    • Nose Disorders
    • Nose Injuries
    • Nose Polyposis, Familial
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Oral Cancer
    • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Retina Diseases
    • Runny Nose
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Sinus Polyp
    • Sinus Tumor
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Deprivation
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep Terror Disorder
    • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Sore Throat
    • Strep Throat
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • TMJ
    • Throat Cancer
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Disorders
    • Throat Pain
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroiditis
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tongue Conditions
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsil Disorders
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
    • Wheezing


    • Medical School
      Ohio State University / College of Medicine

      Graduated in 1998

    • Internship Hospital
      Virginia Mason Hosp-Clins

      Completed in 1999

    • Residency Hospital
      University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

      Completed in 2004

    • Undergraduate School
      Ohio University / Main Campus

      Graduated in 1994

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Sleep Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • ENT Surgery
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Oral Appliances
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
    • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tongue Reduction
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Wound Repair