Dr. Thomas Gillespie, MD

Dr. Thomas Gillespie, MD

Trauma Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Thomas Gillespie, MD is a trauma surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Columbia Univiversity College of Phy. & Surg. in 1995 and specializes in trauma surgery, general surgery, and more.

500 W Thomas Rd Ste 400

Phoenix, AZ 85013

Contact Information

(602) 406-3874

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • 7 More

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Dr. Gillespie's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Trauma Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gillespie "My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities.  This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences."

3  Specialties

  • Trauma Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

2  Procedures

  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Surgery, Trauma

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Columbia Univiversity College of Phy. & Surg.
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • LAC University of Southern Cal.
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Maricopa Integrated Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Maricopa Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gillespie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gillespie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gillespie to family and friends
28 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Gillespie's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Gillespie performed a hernia repair for me in January ‘18, and I was extremely impressed with him and his staff. He carefully explained everything, answered all of my questions in detail, and even got to know me a little. The best surgical experience I have had....highly recommended!
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Recently I went to see Dr. Gillespie with a long-standing surgical problem. It was one of those issues I just wanted to avoid. Dr. Gillespie made me feel comfortable. I had already done a tremendous amount of research before I met him. Interestingly, what he said was supported by my own independent...more
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Wonderful doctor staff was great as well. Listened to what was going on along with reading results the proceedures. Very informative for issues i had.
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First and foremost, I am very happy I was referred to Dr. Gillespie. He is an outstanding surgeon and a real gentleman. He accurately diagnosed my problem and confidently cured me. I am now three years recovered from a very complicated and difficult hernia repair. I am finally back to my old...more
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We found Dr. Gillespie to be very cautious, detail orientated, and takes the time to talk to you. He removed my gall bladder in a laparoscopic procedure. Because of the number of stones and the size he typed and cross matched me for blood and warned I might need an open procedure. All turned...more
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