Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • State University of New York at Buffalo

  • Affiliations

    • Glen Cove Hospital

    • Huntington Hospital

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

    • Northwell Health Neuroscience Institute

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

Southside Hospital-Dept. of Neurosurgery, 270 E. Main Street, Suite 204Bay Shore, NY 11706

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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| 77.0 patient ratings & 35 patient comments

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Most recent comments

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07/23/2018
"This was my first time visiting with Dr. Thomas. When I meet him, right away I felt comfortable and I knew he was going to provide the right care for me."
06/29/2018
"Like I said before wish all my doctors was as caring and concern of what pain level I have with my neck shoulder back."
06/06/2018
"Dr. Thomas met with us directly after surgery."
04/30/2018
"Dr. Thomas was my husband's doctor first."
04/02/2018
"Dr. Thomas saved my life. I will always remain grateful. He is a very good doctor; very professional; competent and pleasant."
03/07/2018
"Dr. Thomas saved my life, and also remain grateful. 10. Very likely. "
03/02/2018
"I could not have been more taken care of; the interest in my symptoms and discussion for relief exemplary."
02/09/2018
"Great doctor sits down and listens to my concerns and explains things to me very nicely where I can understand. Very happy with Dr. Thomas."
02/09/2018
"Already recommended Dr. Thomas!"
01/06/2018
"Dr. Thomas was wonderful."
11/20/2017
"No meds or procedure for follow-up."
10/27/2017
"Thanks to Dr. Thomas got an answer to my husband problem that we have been dealing for the past 5 months."
09/28/2017
"They have excellent personnel & very kind to speak with the people & in the language one speaks. "
09/28/2017
"Dr. Thomas is the best!"
09/27/2017
"Exceeded. "
07/24/2017
"Dr. Thomas is a caring individual . With my health is his highest concern thank you"
05/24/2017
"Was impressed when Dr. Thomas (a surgeon) decided not operating was the best thing for my wife. It turned out to be a good decision."
04/17/2017
"V - good."
04/04/2017
"Thanks to Dr. Thomas skill & God's grace I am still alive."
03/27/2017
"I was very impressed with the time and detail Dr. Thomas put into the review of my recent MRI. I highly respected him for his sensitivity to my condition, a true professional."
02/20/2017
"Everything is good."
10/27/2016
"Dr. Thomas was kind, caring & compassionate. He explained everything thoroughly & would call you back personally to discuss any results, etc. He's also very knowledgeable & detailed."
09/26/2016
"I have referred this doctor to two other people who also had great reviews"
05/09/2016
"Dr. Thomas spent a lot of time with myself and My Husband explaining my options for my condition. He did not push for surgery, when I inquired about it he did say I was a good candidate. He answered all my questions with regards to treatment he did not offer. He showed a diagram of where my injury was and cross-referenced it with my MRI report to better explain it. I felt very comfortable with Dr. Thomas during my whole consult with him. when I left his office I had a great weight lifted off my shoulders, I was relieved that there was her options for my issue and they will be resolved shortly"
03/16/2016
"Dr. Thomas is an incredible Dr., surgeon, & overall person. He is approachable, attentive to all details of issues going on, thorough in planning of surgery as well post op. Great guy!"
02/15/2016
"Excellent."
10/21/2015
"Good exp. dr. was right on target w/treatment."
10/24/2014
"Good."
10/23/2014
"Horrible bedside manor. No concern about my condition @ all!"
09/15/2014
"Good experience."
07/01/2014
"Outstanding doctor spoke in length concerning my seriousness of current problem, ANSWERED ALL QUESTIONS. Spoke with sincerity & compassion, genuine."
05/09/2014
"I found Dr. Thomas due to an emergency visit to Southside Hospital - but I'm glad I did - he saved my life -"
05/09/2014
"Good experience."
03/06/2014
"Dr. Justin is so kind I appreciate him much."
02/18/2014
"Good. (Very.)"

In the news

In the news

In the news
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