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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

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
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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
    [PubMed - in process]
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Risk of Second Primary Cancer in People with Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer: A Nationwide Cohort Study.
Wang SH, Chi CC, Zhao ZH, Tung TH
Cancer Res Treat. 2017 May 10; doi: 10.4143/crt.2017.110.

PMID:
    28494532
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Antiviral therapy reduces risk of haemorrhagic stroke in patients with HCV infection: a nationwide cohort study.
Lin MS, Chung CM, Lin WY, Wei KL, Wang J, Lee YY, Hu JH, Tung TH, Lin YS
Antivir Ther. 2017 May 4; doi: 10.3851/IMP3172.

PMID:
    28471350
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Risk of Uveitis Among People With Psoriasis: A Nationwide Cohort Study.
Chi CC, Tung TH, Wang J, Lin YS, Chen YF, Hsu TK, Wang SH
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 May 1; 135(5)doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.0569.

PMID:
    28418500
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Risk of Suicidality in People with Psoriasis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Cohort Studies.
Chi CC, Chen TH, Wang SH, Tung TH
Am J Clin Dermatol. 2017 Apr 13; doi: 10.1007/s40257-017-0281-1.

PMID:
    28409490
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Correction: Evolution of impedance field telemetry after one day of activation in cochlear implant recipients.
Hu HC, Chen JK, Tsai CM, Chen HY, Tung TH, Li LP
PLoS One. 2017; 12(4)e0175833. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175833.

PMID:
    28394922
    [PubMed - in process]
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Rectus Abdominis Motor Nerves as Donor Option for Free Functional Muscle Transfer: A Cadaver Study and Case Series.
Mull AB, Nicoson MC, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Tung TH
Hand (N Y). 2017 Apr 1; 1558944717702467. doi: 10.1177/1558944717702467.

PMID:
    28387164
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evolution of impedance field telemetry after one day of activation in cochlear implant recipients.
Hu HC, Chen JK, Tsai CM, Chen HY, Tung TH, Li LP
PLoS One. 2017; 12(3)e0173367. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173367.

PMID:
    28264044
    [PubMed - in process]
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Robust Axonal Regeneration in a Mouse Vascularized Composite Allotransplant Model Undergoing Delayed Tissue Rejection.
Yan Y, Wood MD, Moore AM, Snyder-Warwick AK, Hunter DA, Newton P, Poppler L, Tung TH, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE
Hand (N Y). 2016 Dec; 11(4)456-463. doi: 10.1177/1558944715620791.

PMID:
    28149214
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effectiveness of a psychoeducational programme in enhancing motivation to change alcohol-addictive behaviour.
Yeh MY, Tung TH, Horng FF, Sung SC
J Clin Nurs. 2017 Jan 25; doi: 10.1111/jocn.13744.

PMID:
    28122409
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Lower Extremity Reconstruction with Free Gracilis Flaps.
Franco MJ, Nicoson MC, Parikh RP, Tung TH
J Reconstr Microsurg. 2017 Mar; 33(3)218-224. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597568.

PMID:
    28024305
    [PubMed - in process]
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Periodontal Pocket Depth, Hyperglycemia, and Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease: A Population-Based Longitudinal Study.
Chang JF, Yeh JC, Chiu YL, Liou JC, Hsiung JR, Tung TH
Am J Med. 2017 Jan; 130(1)61-69.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2016.08.024.

PMID:
    27615146
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Donor nerve sources in free functional gracilis muscle transfer for elbow flexion in adult brachial plexus injury.
Nicoson MC, Franco MJ, Tung TH
Microsurgery. 2017 Jul; 37(5)377-382. doi: 10.1002/micr.30120.

PMID:
    27704606
    [PubMed - in process]
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Length to width ratio of the ductus venosus in simple screening for fetal congenital heart diseases in the second trimester.
Chiu WH, Lee SM, Tung TH, Tang XM, Liu RS, Chen RC
Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Sep; 95(39)e4928. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000004928.

PMID:
    27684831
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ethical challenges of reconsidered informed consent in trauma.
Zubovic E, Kodner IJ, Brown D, Kleiber GM, Tung TH, Yu J
Surgery. 2016 Jun; 159(6)1684-1688.

PMID:
    27587901
    [PubMed]
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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. 2016; 11(8)e0160230. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0160230.

PMID:
    27501302
    [PubMed - in process]
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Internal mammary artery perforator propeller flap for contralateral mastectomy defect: A case report.
Dölen UC, Sachanandani NS, Tung TH
Microsurgery. 2016 Sep; 36(6)507-10. doi: 10.1002/micr.30080.

PMID:
    27270946
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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