Dr. Thomas Whittle, MD

Dr. Thomas Whittle, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Thomas Whittle, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1985 and specializes in vascular surgery.

4740 A St Ste 100

Lincoln, NE 68510

Contact Information

(402) 483-7825

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Whittle performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Whittle's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Whittle "Each patient is a unique relationship with familiar diagnostic and treatment challenges. I listen to individual concerns. I pray and give careful consideration to a specific plan of evaluation, treatment, and follow-up. Teaching/education is a priority. Using the latest tested techniques and technologies we strive to achieve the best outcomes for the Glory of God."

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

50  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Claudication
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gangrenous Disorder
  • Heart Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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38  Procedures

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Angiography
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Venography
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thrombolysis
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Tennessee Chattanooga
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Tennessee Chattanooga
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Carolines Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whittle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whittle's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whittle to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Whittle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Whittle saved my life! A year ago I had a lump In my calf & it turned out to be a DVT. Dr. Whittle treated that and has also treated my varicose veins. Everyone in his office as well as the hospital staff he works with have always been so pleasant and reassuring to me. They are truly...more
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Dr. Whittle and his staff run such a friendly, professional office. I was always greeted with a smile! His staff really streamline the process of office visits, ultrasounds and ablation procedures, including pricing and insurance coverage. I had bilateral varicose vein ablation and it was nearly...more
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After a DVT in my leg, I had issues with pain. My previous Doctor did not listen to my complaints and as a result I ended up needing to be hospitalized. I was referred by a friend to see Dr. Whittle. He took the time to listen to my needs and answer my many, many questions. He then created an...more
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I owe my health to Dr. Whittle! I had my first DVT at 19, he diagnosed me with May Thurner's snyndrome and Factor V Leiden. I had a previous surgery with a stent placed that was unsuccessful and Dr. Whittle was able to reverse that. The follow up care is fantastic! I had ultrasounds every 6 months...more
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