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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

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 Jun 7; doi: 10.1002/micr.30080.

PMID:
    27270946
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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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Epidemiology, management, and economic evaluation of screening of gallstone disease among type 2 diabetics: A systematic review.
Chen L, Peng YT, Chen FL, Tung TH
World J Clin Cases. 2015 Jul 16; 3(7)599-606. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v3.i7.599.

PMID:
    26244151
    [PubMed]
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Changing risk awareness and personal protection measures for low to high pathogenic avian influenza in live-poultry markets in Taiwan, 2007 to 2012.
Liu MD, Chan TC, Wan CH, Lin HP, Tung TH, Hu FC, King CC
BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Jun 24; 15241. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-0987-8.

PMID:
    26104109
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Enhancer of rudimentary homolog regulates DNA damage response in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Weng MT, Tung TH, Lee JH, Wei SC, Lin HL, Huang YJ, Wong JM, Luo J, Sheu JC
Sci Rep. 2015 Apr 9; 59357. doi: 10.1038/srep09357.

PMID:
    25880358
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Risk of incident chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease in patients with psoriasis: A nationwide population-based cohort study.
Chi CC, Wang J, Chen YF, Wang SH, Chen FL, Tung TH
J Dermatol Sci. 2015 Jun; 78(3)232-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jdermsci.2015.03.012.

PMID:
    25862150
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Economic and medical benefits of ultrasound screenings for gallstone disease.
Shen HJ, Hsu CT, Tung TH
World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Mar 21; 21(11)3337-43. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i11.3337.

PMID:
    25805942
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effectiveness of hyaluronic acid administration in treating adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
Lee LC, Lieu FK, Lee HL, Tung TH
Biomed Res Int. 2015; 2015314120. doi: 10.1155/2015/314120.

PMID:
    25802845
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical strategies to enhance nerve regeneration.
Tung TH
Neural Regen Res. 2015 Jan; 10(1)22-4. doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.150641.

PMID:
    25788908
    [PubMed]
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Safety and feasibility of initial frequency mapping within 24 hours after cochlear implantation.
Chen JK, Chuang AY, Sprinzl GM, Tung TH, Li LP
Acta Otolaryngol. 2015 Jun; 135(6)592-7. doi: 10.3109/00016489.2015.1006335.

PMID:
    25724514
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Activation of IL6/IGFIR confers poor prognosis of HBV-related hepatocellular carcinoma through induction of OCT4/NANOG expression.
Chang TS, Wu YC, Chi CC, Su WC, Chang PJ, Lee KF, Tung TH, Wang J, Liu JJ, Tung SY, Kuo LM, Ho HN, Ling TY, Huang YH
Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Jan 1; 21(1)201-10. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-13-3274.

PMID:
    25564572
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Motor and sensory nerve transfers in the forearm and hand.
Moore AM, Franco M, Tung TH
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4)721-30. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000509.

PMID:
    25357031
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Clinical predictors associated with full remission versus episode of major depressive disorder outpatients: the experience at a teaching hospital in Taiwan.
Yeh MY, Lee Y, Sung SC, Tung TH
BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Sep 24; 14273. doi: 10.1186/s12888-014-0273-0.

PMID:
    25248639
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictive Value of Nutritional Markers for Wound Healing Complications in Bariatric Patients Undergoing Panniculectomy.
Barbour JR, Iorio ML, Oh C, Tung TH, O'Neill PJ
Ann Plast Surg. 2015 Oct; 75(4)435-8. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000188.

PMID:
    25180951
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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