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 34 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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Dr. Wolvos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolvos treats Ulcer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Wolvos treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolvos performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Wolvos performs this procedure more than 57% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Hernia Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wolvos performs Hernia Repair more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Wolvos performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Wolvos' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tom Wolvos, MD is a general surgery specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
St Elizabeths Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1980

Awards

Dr. Wolvos' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wolvos

2.6

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
55.55555555555556%
(5)

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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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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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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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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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