Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

News Alert:

Surgery

Faculty and Staff

Michael L. Thomas, M.D., FACS
Chair, Department of Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

918-747-5322

Postgraduate Training | Education | Licensure/Memberships | Professional Experience | Honors & Awards | Research/Publications



 

 

 

 

 


Postgraduate Training

1996 – 2001
University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita
Wichita, KS
Specialty: General Surgery
Graduation date: 6-30-01

Education

1992 – 1996
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Degree: Medical Doctor
Class rank: 33/153

1987 – 1989
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR
Degree: B.S. Respiratory Therapy

1985 – 1987
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
Degree: A.S. Respiratory Therapy

Licensure/Memberships

  • Oklahoma Medical License # 23767
    Expiration date: 1-1-07    Status – Active
  • Kansas Medical License # 04-27170
    Expiration date: 6-30-06   Status – Inactive
  • Iowa Medical License # 34969
    Expiration date: 12-1-05   Status – Inactive
  • Board certification: 2-28-02  # 05832
    American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons # 03060672
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • BLS & ACLS certified

Professional Experience

1/2004 – Present
Ardent/Hillcrest Medical Group – Wagoner Surgery Clinic
Wagoner, OK
Position: Staff General Surgeon

3/2003 – 12/2003
Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, PC
Waterloo, IA
Position: Staff General Surgeon

7/2001 – 12/2002
Tallgrass Prairie Surgical Specialists, PC
Topeka, KS
Position: Staff General Surgeon

1985 – 1996
University Hospital of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
Position: Shift Supervisor ICU/ER, Respiratory Therapy

1990 – 1992
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
Little Rock, AR
Position: Staff ICU Respiratory Therapist

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Chief Surgical Resident of the Year, 2001
    University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita
  • Student National Medical Association
    Outstanding Senior Medical Student, 1996
    • Academic performance & peer leadership
  • President, Student National Medical Association, 1994 – 1995
  • American Medical Association 
    Education & Research Fund Scholarship
    • Academic performance, sophomore year

Research/Publications

Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy versus SurgicalGastrostomy: A Retrospective Review

  • Presented at the Kansas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, 9/2001
  • Submitted for publication, SAGES

True Aneurysm of the Thyrocervical Trunk: A Case Report and Literature Review

  • Published, Annals of Vascular Surgery, 9/2000

Retained Central Venous Catheter Fragment in the Inominate Vein and Superior Vena Cava

  • Submitted for publication, American Surgeon

Antithrombin III in Patients with Severe Sepsis – A Multinational, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Phase III Study

  • Associate Clinical Investigator

 

OSU-CHS on Facebook OSU-CHS on Twitter OSU-CHS on Foursquare OSU Medicine on YouTube Google+