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Find a Physician:  Dilip A. Thomas, MD

  Name:  Dilip A. Thomas, MD  
  Clinical Title:  Director of Oculoplastics Service  
  Faculty Title:  Associate Professor of Ophthalmology  
  Medical Degree:  Medical College of Pennsylvania - 1992  
  Internship:  Allegheny General Hospital - 1993  
  Residency:  Brown University School of Medicine - 1997  
  Fellowship:  Neuro-ophthalmology, University of Michigan, Kellogg Eye Center - 1999
Oculoplastics/Orbital Surgery, University of Michigan, Kellogg Eye Center - 1999
  Clinical Interests:  Thyroid eye disease,
surgical rehabilition of prosthetic eyes,
surgical correction of age related/traumatic/cancerous lesion of the eyelids,
orbit and tear drainage system;
aesthetic facial surgery (browlift/blepharoplasty/cheek lift/skin resurfacing),
Botox injections and facial fillers (Restylane, Radiesse);
eyelid and facial spasms.
  Research:  Facial neuropathy/palsy  
  Language(s):  English  
Georgia Regents Medical Center
Eye Care Center, 2nd Floor

1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA 30912
Telephone: 706-721-2020

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The Georgia Center

613 Ponder Place
Evans, GA 30809
Telephone: 706-210-2625

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Wilkes Eye Care

23 East Square
Washington, GA 30673
Telephone: 706-678-4421

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Dilip A. Thomas, MD
Specialty NameBoard Info
Ophthalmology American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified - 1999

The oculoplastics specialist addresses disorders and aesthetic enhancements of the eyelid, face and orbits.

Dr. Thomas completed a combined 6-year BA/MD medical program at Lehigh University and the Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP). He remained at Allegheny General Hospital/MCP for his internship year and then completed his ophthalmology residency at Brown University School of Medicine / Rhode Island Hospital.

Dr. Thomas completed fellowship level training in oculoplastic & orbital surgery, as well as neuro-ophthalmology at the W.K. Kellogg Eye Center at the University of Michigan. He gained additional exposure to cosmetic facial plastic surgery with Dr. Robert Flowers at Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is the only subspecialty trained oculoplastic surgeon in the surrounding region.

Dr. Thomas' subspecialty practice focuses on diseases involving the eyelid, orbit and lacrimal system caused by tumors, trauma, neurologic or age-related changes. He also provides skilled management and treatment of patients with lacrimal system disease, orbital fractures or prosthetic eyes. He also has an interest and experience in aesthetic eyelid and facial surgery, including botulinum toxin, facial fillers, endoscopic brow and mid-facial surgery, and laser skin resurfacing. He has been named one of "America's Top Ophthalmologists" and to the "Best Doctor's" list multiple times.

Dr. Thomas sees oculoplastics patients both at the MCG Department of Ophthalmology main campus, as well as a community office at Wilkes Eye Center in Washington, Georgia (23 East Square, Washington, Georgia). He also offers eye and facial cosmetic services and consultations at Eye Care One located at 3152 Washington Road in Augusta.