Dr. Tom Wolvos, MD

Dr. Tom Wolvos, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Tom Wolvos, MD is a general surgery specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

7400 E Osborn Rd

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Ulcer
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more than 64% of peers
Ventral Hernia
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more than 62% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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more than 45% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Skin Grafts
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wolvos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wolvos

2.6

Based on 9 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Tom Wolvos, MD
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I did not have a good experience with this doctor and at this wound clinic. He referred me to another plastic surgeon which made my situation even worse. After 8 month under his treatment, my wound went from .5 cm to 5 cm. Finally I found another clinic, and another doctor and the wound closed. I...Read More
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Jan 30, 2018
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Could not be less pleased with his care. Even the nurses could not agree with him. He does not show any level of competence in any delivery of medicine. I needed a second opinion it was so absurdly bad
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Tempe, AZ – Oct 28, 2017
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much to my surprise I ended up in the hospital with acute appendicitis that had perforated....Dr Wolvos performed the surgery and by all accounts did an excellent job....thanks Doc for a job well done....wayne
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wayne mitchell in Phoenix, AZ – Jul 07, 2016
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My first impression with Dr. Wolvos was not the best, he seemed a bit cold, but after spending more time with him this is not true. He is a man of few words, but if you ask him questions he is very good at giving information to help you understand. I was in hyperbaric treatments for 30 days and...Read More
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ClevelandSunshine in Phoenix, AZ – Mar 04, 2016
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