AboutDr. Thomas Kraven, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Wylie, TX, with other offices in Plano, TX and Greenville, TX (and 1 other location). He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Preventive Medicine. Dr. Kraven is affiliated with Hunt Regional Medical Center at Greenville, Harris Continued Care Hospital and Lake Point Medical Center Rowlett, Texas. He speaks English.
Dr. Thomas Kraven has the following 2 specialties
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
- Preventive Medicine
A preventive medicine/wellness specialist is a physician who, through additional training, has become an expert in methods for maintaining good health and preventing disease. These specialists are the doctors people see when they are generally well or without a specific ailment and want to either learn how to maintain their current health or acquire better health.
These doctors will advise patients on specific diets, exercise regimens, and lifestyle habits that are suited to their particular needs. Preventive medicine/wellness specialists take into account a patient's nutrition deficiencies, physical and cardiovascular capabilities, and habits in order to advise specific vitamins and supplements to take, how much physical activity to undertake, and which habits should be broken and replaced with more positive behavior.
- Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
- Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
- Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
Dr. Kraven is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Harris Continued Care Hospital
1301 Pennsylvania Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Lake Point Medical Center Rowlett, Texas
Texas Health Plano
Hunt Regional Community Hospital
2900 Sterling Hart Dr
Commerce, TX 75428
Harris Methodist - Springwood
1608 Hospital Pkwy
Bedford, TX 76022
Medical Center Of Plano
3901 W 15th St
Plano, TX 75075
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle
108 Denver Trl
Azle, TX 76020
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
6200 W Parker Rd
Plano, TX 75093
41 Years Experience
University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Graduated in 1976
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