Dr. Thomas Wright

Phlebology
O Fallon
28 years experience male

Locations

Laser Lipo and Veins Center

O Fallon

Address

1630 Market Center Boulevard, Suite 201, O Fallon
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri

CIGNA Health Care

Coventry Health Care

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna

About

Bio

Dr. Wright was one of the first 200-plus surgeons in the nation to become a diplomate in phlebology by the American Board of Phlebology. He has authored and presented several scientific papers on surgical techniques in the treatment of venous insufficiency [the cause of varicose veins].He treats all sizes and types of vein problems from large varicose veins,to tiny spider veins and facial veins. Dr Wright also is an experienced liposuction surgeon who specializes in performing tumescent liposuction using only local anesthesia. This technique emphasizes patient safety and faster recovery over the speed of the procedure. Dr Wright is known for his high degree of patient satisfaction and compassion and has received numerous awards including the Patients Choice and Compassionate Doctor Award

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Phlebology, Board Certified

Cosmetic Surgery

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

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Aug 13, 2013
I recommend Dr. Wright. Although I know little about Phlebology, I am learning a great deal from reading the information he provides. It is clear that he is an expert in this field. He is providing a...Read More
I am a colleague phlebologist (vein specialist) Dr wright always out the patient's well being first, and is professional and extremely knowledgeable about vein conditions. He has my highest endorseme...Read More
Aug 19, 2013
Upbeat, personable, and forward-thinking tips plus knowledgeable answers to questions on HealthTap. Dr. Wright is a great addition to this community, and I recommend him.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Ok. Am Medicare & PPO. There is such a backlog of appointments at the University of Miami Health Systems that the earliest appn't is in 3 mos.!!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you, the more I have been thinking about it , I am leaning that way! I feel it might be a waste of 1800 dollars!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HOSPITAL

Awards

Patients Choice Award 2010 and 2011 AMA Physician Recognition Award 2007, 2008 and 2009 Fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery 2006 Fellow American College Physicians 2008 Diplomat, American Board of Phlebology, 2008 Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 1991

Affiliations

American College of Phlebology ACP American Association of Cosmetic Surgery AACS American Medical Association AMA Missouri State Medical Association MSMA American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery ASLMS American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography ARDMS
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