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Thomas H. Tung, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Oncologic Reconstructive Surgery
Breast Reconstruction
Cosmetic Procedures
Nerve Injury
Peripheral Nerve Injury
Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cosmetic procedures, complex reconstructive procedures, breast reconstruction, peripheral nerve surgery, microsurgery, hand surgery, limb transplantation

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: G
Floor: 6
Office Phone: 314-362-7388
Fax: 314-367-0225

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-362-7388

Education

Education

Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 1999
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland 1998
Residency: Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York 1991
Medical School: University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 1990

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Long-term results of palatal implantation for severe obstructive sleep apnea patients with prominent retropalatal collapse.
Hu HC, Kuo CL, Tung TH, Chen SC, Li LP
J Chin Med Assoc. 2018 Sep; 81(9)837-841. doi: 10.1016/j.jcma.2018.01.012.

PMID:
    30173725
    [PubMed - in process]
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Stem cell-based approaches to enhance nerve regeneration and improve functional outcomes in vascularized composite allotransplantation.
Tung TH, Mackinnon SE
Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2018 Oct; 23(5)577-581. doi: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000569.

PMID:
    30138147
    [PubMed - in process]
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Utilization of Emergency and Hospitalization Care after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery for Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease.
Tseng HS, Chao ZH, Huang SK, Tung TH, Chien CW
Int Heart J. 2018 Aug 11; doi: 10.1536/ihj.17-231.

PMID:
    30101843
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effects of a multidisciplinary disease management programme with or without exercise training for heart failure patients: Secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial.
Liu MH, Wang CH, Tung TH, Kuo LT, Chiou AF
Int J Nurs Stud. 2018 Jun 18; 8794-102. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2018.06.010.

PMID:
    30092456
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Correction: The Critical Role of Early Dengue Surveillance and Limitations of Clinical Reporting - Implications for Non-Endemic Countries.
Kao JH, Chen CD, Tiger Li ZR, Chan TC, Tung TH, Chu YH, Cheng HY, Liu JW, Shih FY, Shu PY, Lin CC, Tsai WH, Ku CC, Ho CK, King CC
PLoS One. 2018; 13(7)e0201502. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201502.

PMID:
    30040847
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk of Nephrolithiasis in Patients With Sleep Apnea: A Population-Based Cohort Study.
Tsai SH, Stoller ML, Sherer BA, Chao ZH, Tung TH
J Clin Sleep Med. 2018 May 15; 14(5)767-773. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7102.

PMID:
    29734978
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effects of Phytoestrogens on Depressive Symptoms in Climacteric Women: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Su BY, Tung TH, Chien WH
J Altern Complement Med. 2018 Aug; 24(8)850-851. doi: 10.1089/acm.2017.0118.

PMID:
    29717895
    [PubMed - in process]
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Office-Based Autologous Fat Injection Laryngoplasty for Glottic Insufficiency in Patients Under 50 Years Old.
Hu HC, Hung YT, Lin SY, Tung TH, Chang SY
J Voice. 2018 Apr 17; pii: S0892-1997(17)30519-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2018.03.012.

PMID:
    29678440
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Analgetische Wirkungen lokalanästhetischer Salbe bei der Kryotherapie von Warzen: eine Meta-analyse randomisierter Studien.
Lee CY, Tung TH, Liu CY, Wang SH, Chi CC
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2018 Mar; 16(3)307-312. doi: 10.1111/ddg.13452_g.

PMID:
    29537172
    [PubMed - in process]
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Analgesic effects of local anesthetic cream in cryotherapy for warts: a meta-analysis of randomized trials.
Lee CY, Tung TH, Liu CY, Wang SH, Chi CC
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2018 Mar; 16(3)307-311. doi: 10.1111/ddg.13452.

PMID:
    29537148
    [PubMed - in process]
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Characterization and functional correlation of multiple imaging modalities with focal choroidal excavation.
Chen YC, Chou YB, Lin CK, Tsai CC, Hsu TK, Chang YF, Chao HM, Tung TH, Chen SJ, Liu JH
J Chin Med Assoc. 2018 May; 81(5)487-495. doi: 10.1016/j.jcma.2017.07.017.

PMID:
    29428319
    [PubMed - in process]
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The relation between patient education, patient empowerment and patient satisfaction: A cross-sectional-comparison study.
Yeh MY, Wu SC, Tung TH
Appl Nurs Res. 2018 Feb; 3911-17. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2017.10.008.

PMID:
    29422144
    [PubMed - in process]
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Efficacy and safety of tofacitinib for moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
Kuo CM, Tung TH, Wang SH, Chi CC
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Mar; 32(3)355-362. doi: 10.1111/jdv.14695.

PMID:
    29136293
    [PubMed - in process]
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Femoral nerve transfers for restoring tibial nerve function: an anatomical study and clinical correlation: a report of 2 cases.
Moore AM, Krauss EM, Parikh RP, Franco MJ, Tung TH
J Neurosurg. 2017 Nov 3; 1-10. doi: 10.3171/2017.5.JNS163076.

PMID:
    29099295
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High total volatile organic compounds pollution in a hospital dental department.
Liu MH, Tung TH, Chung FF, Chuang LC, Wan GH
Environ Monit Assess. 2017 Oct 18; 189(11)571. doi: 10.1007/s10661-017-6265-z.

PMID:
    29044438
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Body mass index and waist circumference are better predictors of insulin resistance than total body fat percentage in middle-aged and elderly Taiwanese.
Cheng YH, Tsao YC, Tzeng IS, Chuang HH, Li WC, Tung TH, Chen JY
Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Sep; 96(39)e8126. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000008126.

PMID:
    28953643
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Different Implications of Heart Failure, Ischemic Stroke, and Mortality Between Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter-a View From a National Cohort Study.
Lin YS, Chen TH, Chi CC, Lin MS, Tung TH, Liu CH, Chen YL, Chen MC
J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Jul 21; 6(7)pii: e006406. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006406.

PMID:
    28733435
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Nutrition, Exercise, and Skin Integrity among Frail Older Adults in Taiwan.
Chen CT, Tung HH, Tung TH, Denq JC
Adv Skin Wound Care. 2017 Aug; 30(8)364-371. doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000516309.92029.4e.

PMID:
    28727592
    [PubMed - in process]
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Post-dengue acute disseminated encephalomyelitis: A case report and meta-analysis.
Kamel MG, Nam NT, Han NHB, El-Shabouny AE, Makram AM, Abd-Elhay FA, Dang TN, Hieu NLT, Huong VTQ, Tung TH, Hirayama K, Huy NT
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jun; 11(6)e0005715. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005715.

PMID:
    28665957
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vitrectomy with or without internal limiting membrane peeling for idiopathic epiretinal membrane: A meta-analysis.
Chang WC, Lin C, Lee CH, Sung TL, Tung TH, Liu JH
PLoS One. 2017; 12(6)e0179105. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0179105.

PMID:
    28622372
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