Dr Kurian Thomas, M.D.Assistant Professor University of Illinois at ChicagoDepartment of Neurology and Rehabilitation
Dr. Thomas is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology and currently serves as an attending physician at the JBVA Medical Center. He also holds a part-time faculty position here at UIC.
Dr. Thomas received his undergraduate degree from Knox College and then his medical degree from J.J.M Medical College in India. He then completed his neurology residency training at Loyola University Medical Center and afterwards a fellowship in Stroke & Vascular Neurology at UIC.
Dr. Thomas is primarily interested in stroke research. He is a member of Stroke QUERI (Quality Enhancement Research Initiative), a national Veteran’s Administration research team. The goal of Stroke QUERI is to reduce the risk of stroke and foster system, provider and patient processes that result in the best possible outcomes for veterans with stroke. He is involved in projects focusing on improving stroke care and minimizing post-stroke complications.