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Dr. Steven J. Thomas, MD
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Dr. Steven J. Thomas, MD

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    Overview

    Steven J. Thomas, MD, is a board-certified perinatologist who specializes in caring for women with high-risk pregnancies. Perinatologists, also known as maternal-fetal medicine specialists, care for pregnant women who have an increased chance that they or their babies will have health concerns. Dr. Thomas instructs medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicines Department of Reproductive Medicine. He lectures on numerous topics regarding complications in pregnancy, including heavy bleeding, pyelonephritis (kidney infection), and cytomegalovirus (CMV).Dr. Thomas completed his fellowship and residency at UC Irvine School of Medicine, and a previous residency in family medicine at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. He earned his medical degree from Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Mexico. Dr. Thomas is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal and fetal medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Outside of work, Dr. Thomas enjoys spending time with family. He also enjoys surfing and mountain biking.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

    Univ Ca Irvine Med Ctr, Obstetrics And Gynecology; Long Beach Mem Med Ctr, Family Medicine (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Universidad Autonoma De Gualdaljara, Mexico

    Other Degree - UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Irvine

    Medical Degree - Perinatologist

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2012

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN), like Dr. Steven Thomas, 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. Thomas' office.

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Thomas' office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    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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    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 Steven Thomas accepting new patients?

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

    Does Steven Thomas offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Thomas's office at (858) 657-7200 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Steven Thomas offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Thomas's office at (858) 657-7200 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Steven Thomas speak?

    Steven Thomas speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Steven Thomas have?

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

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