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Specialties & Research
Dr. Alan Thomas, MD, PHD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.
- He has special expertise in 6 areas:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Ganglion Cysts
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
- Sprains and Strains
- Trigger Finger Disorder
Education & Awards
Dr. Thomas graduated from Loma Linda University. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Thomas has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Saint Clare Hospital
- St Joseph Medical Center
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Alan B Thomas MD and PHD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.
- Where does Dr. Alan B. Thomas practice?
- Dr. Alan Thomas has 3 office locations.
Dr. Alan Thomas practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand near Lakewood, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Tacoma, WA.
See Lakewood Surgeons and Lakewood Orthopedic Surgeons.