Thomas Chow, MD

Thomas Chow, MD

Neurosurgery in Longview, TX


 (903) 238-8110

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
Closed
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Chow


Dr. Thomas Chow, MD is a board-certified neurosurgeon who is currently licensed to practice medicine in Texas. He specializes in minimally invasive microneurosurgery of the brain, spine, and nerves for adults. He is affiliated with Medical City Plano and Longview Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Chow is a fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons
and a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and European Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Dr. Chow is a very conservative surgeon and an aggressive patient advocate. He has served the Northeast Texas community for more that two decades. He depth of knowledge from experience is evident in his confident demeanor and easy-going style.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Methodist Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1991 - 1996

Baylor College of Medicine
Internship, Transitional Year, 1990 - 1991

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1990

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Biophysical chemistry , 1985 - 1986

The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
PhD, Physical Biochemistry and Enzymology, 1985

Rice University
B.A., Biochemistry and Biology, 1982

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Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Neurological Surgery

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Medical Licenses

TX State Medical License
1991 - 2021

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Work Experience


East Texas Minimally Inva Micro NS
Longview, TX
2008 - Present

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Hospital Affiliations

East Texas Minimally Invasive Microneurosurgery Associates
Current Affiliation
Longview, TX

Medical City Dallas
Current Affiliation
Dallas, TX

Longview Regional Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Longview, TX

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Longview, TX

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Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

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Professional Memberships

Congress of Neurological Surgeons - CNS
Member

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society - AOA
Member

American Association of Neurological Surgeons - AANS
Member

Texas Medical Association - TMA
Member

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Publications



Journal Article

Unusual foreign body causing acute quadriparesis
Neursurgery
Tomaras Christopher R, Grundmeyer R, Chow TSF, Trask T
1/1/1997

The surgical treatment of metastatic spinal tumors within the intradural, extramedullary compartment
J Neurosurgery
Chow, SFT, McCutcheon, IE
1/1/1996

Spontaneous subdural hematoma resulting from pregnancy induced hypertension
J Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fitzgerald LF, Tomaras C, Chow TSF, and Valadka AB
1/1/1996

Abstract

A Retrospective Chart Review of Mini-Open Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Cost Analysis and Comparison to Minimally Invasive and Traditional Open Approaches.
54th Annual National Student Research Forum
Dawley, T, and Chow, T
1/1/2013

The use of laser-induced tissue autofluorescence to confirm the localization of intracerebral masses in stereotaxy.
Proceedings of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Chow, SFT, McCutcheon, IE, Schwartz, J, and Jacque, SL
1/1/1995

Surgical treatment of metastatic spine tumors to the intradural extramedullary compartment.
AANS annual meeting poster program
Chow, SFT, and McCutcheon, IE
1/1/1995

Other

Functionally relevant conformational changes in rhodanese catalysis.
Chow, SF
1/1/1985
San Antonio, TX

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