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John C. Thomas MD

Professor of Urology, and Chief of Staff Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric Urology
  • Urology



  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Cincinnati, 1998
  • Internship - Cleveland Clinic, 1999
  • Residency - Cleveland Clinic, 2001
  • Residency - Cleveland Clinic, 2003
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2006

Board Certifications

  • Urology - American Board of Urology, 2008
  • Pediatric Urology - American Board of Urology, 2012

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Thomas was fantastic. He was very sweet with my son, showed genuine care for what my concerns were, and provided helpful information.
February 16, 2024
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Everything was good
February 13, 2024
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Dr. Thomas is great. He is friendly, great at explaining treatment/prognosis, and overall easy to talk to. He makes my son very comfortable.
November 13, 2023
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Don't feel like the risk/benefits were explained. Was basically told the only option is surgery so let's get the scheduled. While that may be the case and we want to get the care for our child, potential complications/risks would be nice to know.
October 24, 2023
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Dr. Thomas was very prompt. He also was very straight forward with all information and tests that he felt need to be run for my son. He truly cares about the comfort and well being of his patients and their families.
October 11, 2023
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Dr. Thomas always makes us feel like we're his only patient!
October 2, 2023
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Dr Thomas is one of the best doctors I've encountered. He has such a great bedside manner and is so caring!
October 2, 2023
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So wonderful he listened but then let us go and not linger in the room forever . He appreciated our time.
September 26, 2023
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Dr Thomas & his team are exceptional in every way. He takes his time to listen, is thorough in his explanation & treatment & he knows us personally.
September 25, 2023
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