Dr. Thomas B. Raper, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Thomas B. Raper, MD

Pulmonology | Male

Southwest Pulmonary Associates 2001 N MacArthur Blvd Ste 450, Irving, TX 75061 Get Directions
(972) 259-3221

Learn about this Doctor

Care Philosophy

Dr. Raper specializes in Pulmonology and practices in Irving, TX. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Raper? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Raper's Experience

96Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Raper's experience matches your preferences.

3
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

5
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

40
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

10
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Raper

Dr. Raper accepts 30 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

30 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Raper has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Raper

Dr. Raper's Review Details
4.2 based on 9 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (9)
  • Helpfulness
     (9)
  • Staff
     (8)
  • Scheduling
     (8)
Experience with Dr. Raper
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (9)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (9)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (9)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (9)
Dr. Raper's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (8)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (8)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (8)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (7)
Have you seen Dr. Thomas B. Raper, MD?
Are you Dr. Thomas B. Raper, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Raper

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 220 matches
×

Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Raper's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

Procedures Performed

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Texas.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Louisiana State University Medical Center

    Completed in 2003

  • Residency Hospital
    Methodist Hospitals-Dallas Program

    Completed in 2005

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Louisiana State University Medical Center

    Completed in 2009

    Tulane U Sch Med Tulane U Hosp

    Completed in 2010

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications
    • Ganciclovir for cytomegalovirus: a call for indefinite prophylaxis in lung transplantation., 2008

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Raper does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Raper and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Raper's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Raper

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Raper's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Raper

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients