Searching for an OB/GYN specialist who strives to understand the entire patient? Jacob Thomas, MD, is focused on supporting women’s health, not only during pregnancy but throughout labor and delivery and beyond. With a philosophy of holistic care, Dr. Thomas, based at Avera Medical Group Obstetrics and Gynecology in Mitchell, SD ensures you’re comfortable, no matter your needs.
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Inspired by a former patient with a high-risk pregnancy, Dr. Thomas decided to become an OB/GYN to support women throughout their times of greatest need. He enjoys forming relationships, actively listening to concerns, easing fears, and educating patients to support better overall health.
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His advice for patients is to consider your body a unit, in which nothing is isolated. This interconnectedness means all aspects of health and wellness must be attended to – including diet, exercise and a healthy mindset. Dr. Thomas participates in research, examining ultrasound labor markers to determine high-risk pregnancies.
In his free time, Dr. Thomas enjoys running, cycling, cooking and boating. Originally from a small town outside Winston-Salem, NC, he appreciates living in a smaller, hometown community near a larger city. He is fluent in Spanish.