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Dr. Thomas Moore, MD
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Dr. Thomas Moore, MD

Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN)

42 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Thomas Moore, MD, is a board-certified maternal-fetal medicine specialist. He provides prenatal care for women with high-risk pregnancies, and is recognized nationally as an expert on pregnancy and diabetes. Dr. Moore has been ranked several times as one of the top obstetricians and gynecologists in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, as well as been named repeatedly as a Top Doc" in San Diego Magazines Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" annual survey performed in collaboration with the San Diego County Medical Society. Most recently he received the Louis M. Hellman MD Midwifery Partnership Award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.Dr. Moore believes that service to society, especially the underserved, is the highest possible goal, and that his role as a physician is a unique opportunity to contribute to the personal health and well-being of his patients. "My specialty focuses upon high-risk pregnancies, diseases that affect the fetus and problems in pregnancy. My strongest commitment is assisting mothers achieve their goals in birthing healthy babies. It's very gratifying to help women understand how pregnancy affects their bodies and what they can do to ensure the outcome of their pregnancies."His research interests center on optimal management of diabetes in pregnancy, prenatal diagnosis of fetal abnormalities and the clinical quantitation and assessment of amniotic fluid volume. He has authored and co-authored many peer-reviewed journal articles and chapters in major medical textbooks, including co-editing Creasy and Resniks Maternal Fetal Medicine and contributing to Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and Diseases of the Newborn. Dr. Moore completed residency and fellowship training at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego and UC San Diego School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree at Yale University School of Medicine. He is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine.In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Moores also serves as dean of clinical affairs and chief executive officer of the UC San Diego Faculty Practice. In this role, Dr. Moore provides leadership for UC San Diego Medical Group, an inpatient and outpatient physician practice. Dr. Moore is responsible for ensuring that UC San Diego Healths clinical programs and activities achieve the highest standards of service, quality, safety, compliance and overall performance, and are integrated to support the unique needs of an academic health system. When not at work, Dr. Moore enjoys sailing, photography, playing jazz music and spending time with his wife Peggy, five children and 16 grandchildren. UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information on care for complicated pregnancies, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/obgyn/maternity/prenatal/perinatal/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN)

    Education & Training

    Naval Med Ctr-San Diego, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; Naval Med Ctr-San Diego, Obstetrics And Gynecology (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Yale University School of Medicine

    Other Degree - Naval Medical Center, San Diego

    Other Degree - UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego

    Medical Degree - Dean, Clinical Affairs

    Medical Degree - CEO, UC San Diego Health Clinical Practice

    Medical Degree - Professor of Reproductive Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN), like Dr. Thomas Moore, may include:

    OB-GYN Consultation, Birth Control / Contraception, Annual Pap Smear / GYN Exam, STD Check, Osteoporosis Evaluation, Ultrasound, Menopause Consultation, OB-GYN Follow Up, Pregnancy Follow Up, Menopause Follow Up, Gynecology Consultation, Gynecology Follow Up, Abortion (Surgical), Tubal Ligation / Sterilization, Vulvar Biopsy, Colposcopy, Endometrial Biopsy, Freezing of Gynecologic Warts, Genetic Counseling / Pregnancy Screening, Gynecologic Biopsy, Artificial Insemination / Intra-Uterine, IUD Insertion, Lunelle Removal, Maternal Fetal Medicine Consultation, Maternal Fetal Medicine Follow Up, Abortion (Medical), Miscarriage Management by Vacuum Aspiration, Post-Partum Visit, Essure / Incision Free Sterilization, Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation, IUD Removal, Nexplanon Removal, Nexplanon Insertion, LEEP Procedure (For Abnormal Pap Smear), Endometrial Ablation, Hysteroscopy, Pregnancy Test, Epidural Catheter, Cesarean Delivery, Cervical Cerclage, Vaginal Rejuvenation, Obstetric Follow Up, Prenatal Care, Cardiotocography, Fetal Scalp Blood Testing, Fetal Scalp Stimulation Test, Oxytocin Challenge Test, Group B Streptococcus Screen, Hysterectomy, Fetoscopy, Fertility Awareness / Natural Family Planning, Pessary Fitting, Pessary Follow Up, Nexplanon Replacement, Tubal Ligation Reversal, Fertility Counseling, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Hysterectomy, Minimally Invasive Excision of Endometriosis, Minimally Invasive Fibroid Removal, Gynecologic Surgery Consultation, Gynecologic Surgery Follow Up, Contraception Removal, Laser Treatment for Gynecologic Warts, Well Women's Exam, Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation, Bioidentical Hormone Therapy, Birth Control / Contraception Consultation, Hormone Pellet Therapy, Sonohysterogram, Potassium Chloride Sensitivity Test (PST), Fetal Non-Stress Test (NST), Abortion Consultation, Antepartum Care, Anterior Repair, Bladder Training, Breast Examination, Cervical Conization, Cone Biopsy, Dilation And Curettage (D&C), First Trimester Screening, Myomectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Maternal Fibroids, Needle Suspension Surgery, Oophorectomy, Ovarian Cystectomy, Partial Hysterectomy, Pelvic Reconstruction, Posterior Repair, Postpartum Care, Prophylactic Oophorectomy, Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulation, Abortion Follow Up and Confirmation of Pregnancy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Moore's office.

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Moore's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health - Pregnancy and Childbirth

    9300 Campus Point Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-8745

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    UC San Diego Health - La Jolla 8910 Villa La Jolla Drive - Obstetrics and Gynecology

    8910 Villa La Jolla

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-8745

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    UC San Diego Health - Sorrento Valley - Maternal Fetal Care and Genetics

    4910 Directors Place

    San Diego, CA 92121

    (858) 657-7200

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    Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health

    9300 Campus Point Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health - Sorrento Valley

    4910 Directors Place

    San Diego, CA 92121

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Thomas Moore accepting new patients?

    Yes, Thomas Moore is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Thomas Moore offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Moore's office at (858) 657-8745 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Thomas Moore offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Moore's office at (858) 657-8745 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Thomas Moore speak?

    Thomas Moore speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Thomas Moore have?

    Thomas Moore is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

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