Dr. Thomas Lucas, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 75
  
Dr. Lucas
Accepting new patients

Thorntree Psychiatric Associates

3500 Oak Lawn Ave Ste 300 Dallas, TX 75219

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(972) 709-1961

Dr. Thomas Lucas, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Dallas, TX. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lucas to book an appointment.


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(972) 709-1961

Dr. Lucas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Lucas' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Major Depressive Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lucas treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Lucas treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Bipolar Disorder
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lucas treats Bipolar Disorder more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Lucas treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Lucas' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Neurocognitive Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Lucas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lucas

4.1

Based on 28 ratings

5 Stars
67.85714285714286%
(19)
4 Stars
10.714285714285714%
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3 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(4)
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This doctor is beyond amazing. I can't recall the number of times that he has gone out of his way and done something for me that NO OTHER DOCTOR would do; such as call a pharmacist on a Sunday morning, pick up the phone on thanksgiving day, answer his own office phone, verify a prescription for a fearful pharmacist, I could go on but do I really need to? This level of doctor/patient relationship just doesn't exist, anywhere, except from Dr Lucas. It doesn't make sense in this day and age that anyone would be as "good" of a human being as this guy is. A++++++++ I wish I could make him my primary care.
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Nov 18, 2019
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I am an almost decade old patient. Of all the doctors I have seen over almost 40 years of serious issues, Dr. Lucas is the most informed, most caring, most trustworthy psychiatrist I have ever come across. I would not trade him or his staff for the world.
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May 22, 2019
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I give Dr. Lucas 5 stars because he has really helped my son and myself.My only negative is about his staff.They do not return desperate calls, even on refills.Right now my son is out of his anti-depressant because he says DrLucas told him to take 4 pills a day but only had a 30 day supply.He has called and called at least 8 calls so far and no one is calling back nor refilling.He was to see DrLucas today,but he got a call Mon that DrLucas wife was sick and needed to cancel.What to do? No meds
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Janis Ripley in Ovilla, TX – Feb 13, 2019
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I have been to many psychiatrists and he is the best. I have never encountered one who genuinely cares about their patients. He is even available 24/7 for emergencies. I have absolutely no complaints about him and I've been a patient of his for over 7 years.
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Oct 13, 2018
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Dr. Lucas literally saved my life. No other psychatriat even knew what to do for me. He's the only in 15 years to actually help me. The only one who never gave up on a previously hopeless case. He told me he'd never give up on me, and he never has.
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Apr 30, 2018
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This man is poisoning my brother with meds and has been for over 5 years. I have begged my brother to quit seeing him but he keeps going back to be prescribed anxiety and sleeping meds one on top of the other. My brother is now a full blown addict who has lost his family, his job, his friends. He just spent 3 months in jail... was released and immediately started the clomazapan again... just to be dazed and confused ... high and hallucinating. I wish i knew how to stop this.
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Midlothian, Tex – Mar 15, 2018
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It just amazes me that when you call and leave a message regarding appointments, medication refills, etc. NO ONE ever calls you back and NO ONE ever answers the phone. They don't even answer the emails or faxes. His staff needs to get on board with managing his clients better and put people in there that are willing to assist you. They just seem to ignore your telephone messages. How can a company operate like this? It should not be so hard to get a return phone call.
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Dallas, TX – Jul 28, 2017
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About Me

At Thorntree Psychiatric Associates, our doctors strive to help patients with depression, anxiety, neuropsychiatric disorders, mood disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorders. Our treatment encompasses a wide range of solutions, including psycho-pharmacologic measures, as well as contemporary treatment modalities, such as Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1973
Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
University Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1966
Oklahoma State University
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Deckert Award for Excellence in Medical Teaching, Univ Of Oklahoma College of Medicine, 1985
  • Medical Director of the Year, Ramsay Helathcare, 1987

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Locations

Thorntree Psychiatric Associates

Hamilton-lucas Physicians PA3500 Oak Lawn Ave Ste 300 Dallas, TX 75219
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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