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Neil Thomas

Neil J. Thomas, M.D.

Prairie Heart Institute
619 East Mason Street
Springfield, IL  67201
United States
1 773 329 1689
(773) 329-1689 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Iowa-Summa Cum Laude-(B.S. 1983)

Rush Medical College (M.D. 1987)

Loyola University of Chicago-General Surgery Residency (1987-1992)

Rush University Medical Center-Vascular Surgery Residency (1992-1993)

Rush University Medical Center-Thoracic Surgery Residency (1993-1995)

Assistant Professor-Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University of Chicago

Associate Professor of Surgery-Texas A&M/Scott & White Clinic

University of Chicago-Associate in Surgery

Regional Director-Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Services-Methodist Hospitals, Inc.

Attending Cardiac Surgeon Northwestern Medicine West Region Central DuPage Hospital

Consulting Staff Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Attending Cardiac Surgeon-Prairie Heart Institute of Illinois


Other Interests

Aortic Root Surgery, Valve Sparing and Thoracic Aneurysms

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Myocardial protection during acute coronary syndrome

Surgical treatment/Prevention of Heart Failure

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Aorta
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Basic science
  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Heart failure
  • Coronary disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Great vessels