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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

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 Apr 13; doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.0569.

PMID:
    28418500
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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. 2016 Oct 5; doi: 10.1002/micr.30120.

PMID:
    27704606
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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Free Functional Muscle Transfers to Restore Upper Extremity Function.
Krauss EM, Tung TH, Moore AM
Hand Clin. 2016 May; 32(2)243-56. doi: 10.1016/j.hcl.2015.12.010.

PMID:
    27094895
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Clinical Effects of Aromatherapy Massage on Reducing Pain for the Cancer Patients: Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Chen TH, Tung TH, Chen PS, Wang SH, Chao CM, Hsiung NH, Chi CC
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2016; 20169147974. doi: 10.1155/2016/9147974.

PMID:
    26884799
    [PubMed]
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Peripheral arterial disease and atrial fibrillation and risk of stroke, heart failure hospitalization and cardiovascular death: A nationwide cohort study.
Lin YS, Tung TH, Wang J, Chen YF, Chen TH, Lin MS, Chi CC, Chen MC
Int J Cardiol. 2016 Jan 15; 203204-11. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.10.091.

PMID:
    26512838
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Determinants of workplace violence against clinical physicians in hospitals.
Wu JC, Tung TH, Chen PY, Chen YL, Lin YW, Chen FL
J Occup Health. 2015; 57(6)540-7. doi: 10.1539/joh.15-0111-OA.

PMID:
    26423827
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Allergens, air pollutants, and childhood allergic diseases.
Wang IJ, Tung TH, Tang CS, Zhao ZH
Int J Hyg Environ Health. 2016 Jan; 219(1)66-71. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheh.2015.09.001.

PMID:
    26404109
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Measuring Preferences for a Diabetes Pay-for-Performance for Patient (P4P4P) Program using a Discrete Choice Experiment.
Chen TT, Tung TH, Hsueh YS, Tsai MH, Liang HM, Li KL, Chung KP, Tang CH
Value Health. 2015 Jul; 18(5)578-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.03.1793.

PMID:
    26297085
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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