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Specialties & Research
Dr. Elbert Thames, MD is board certified in Surgery.
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Education & Awards
Dr. Thames graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Thames has 5 hospital affiliations:
- Covenant Medical Center
- University Medical Center - Lubbock
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Thames accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 12 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Molina Healthcare - 2 plans
- Unicare - 11 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
- Superior Health Plan - 3 plans
- Presbyterian Health Plan - 9 plans
- Lovelace Health Plan - 10 plans
- Cigna - 7 plans
- Humana - 11 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans
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