Possessing a diversity of experience and training as a neurosurgeon, Dr. Michael Thomas began preparing for his career as a student at William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri, where he received a bachelor of arts. Following this, he gained acceptance to the College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery at Oklahoma State University in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he went on to earn a doctor of osteopathy degree. After graduating, Dr. Michael Thomas continued his formal training with an internship and residency in general surgery at the Tulsa Regional Medical Center, followed by a neurosurgical residency with the Long Island Jewish Medical Center where he served as chief neurosurgical resident from 1995 to 1997.
At present, Dr. Michael Thomas utilizes his extensive medical training in practice at Sea Spine Orthopedic Institute in Plantation, Florida. Prior to this, he worked as chief neurosurgeon at the Central Washington Neuroscience Center. A qualified professional, he maintains certification by the American Board of Osteopathic Surgeons.