Physician Quick Search
By Name:
By Specialty:


When you need to get the name of one of the nation’s top pediatric specialists, just call 314-454-KIDS (314-454-5437) or toll-free 800-678-5437. You can also request a call back from a referral specialist.

This is the health information line from St. Louis Children's Hospital.

Your Healthy Update

Like us on Facebook
Text Size: S M L


Scott Thomas, MD

Current Position
Instructor, Pediatrics
Division of Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Campus Box 8116, 660 S. Euclid Ave
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
emergency medicine

Medical Education
B.S.: University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NB, 2000
Medical Degree: St Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO, 2004
Residency: Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, St. Louis University Hospitals, St. Louis MO, 2008
Chief Resident: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Hospital , 2009
Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 2012
Hospital Affiliations
St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis

Selected or Recent Journal Articles
Thomas SM, Gerard JM, Flood RG. Rapid bedside triage does not affect the delivery of pain medication for extremity pain in the pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 Jul;29(7):792-5.

Gerard JM, Thomas SM, Germino KW, Street MH, Burch W, Scalzo AJ. The effect of simulation training on PALS skills among family medicine residents. Fam Med. 2011 Jun;43(6):392-9.

Cruz OA, Johnson NB, Thomas SM. Twenty-five years of leadership: a look at trends in tenure and appointments of chairs of ophthalmology. Ophthalmology. 2009 Apr;116(4):807-11.

Cruz OA, Pole CJ, Thomas SM. Burnout in chairs of academic departments of ophthalmology. Ophthalmology. 2007 Dec;114(12):2350-5. Epub 2007 Nov 5.

Thomas SM, Cruz OA. Comparison of two different surgical techniques for the treatment of strabismus in dysthyroid ophthalmopathy. J AAPOS. 2007 Jun;11(3):258-61.

Hartstein ME, Thomas SM, Ellis LS. Orbital desmoid tumor in a pediatric patient. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006 Mar-Apr;22(2):139-41.

For more articles and abstracts, take this off-site link to the National Library of Medicine Pub Med page for Dr. Scott M. Thomas.

Washington University Physicians are the medical staff of  Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Children's Hospital - St. Louis Employment   About Us   Top Stories   For Your Protection      Site Map
Copyright 2015 Washington University School of Medicine
Copyright 2015 Washington University School of Medicine