Jon Thomas, MD

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview Physician Associates
  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

Dr. Thomas is a board-certified Otolaryngologist - Head and Neck Surgeon with a sub-specialty interest in head and neck tumors and general pediatrics. From 2007 to 2013 he served as President and CEO of Ear, Nose & Throat SpecialtyCare of Minnesota, a single specialty group of 21 otolaryngologists serving the Twin Cities metropolitan area. He continues to practice full time.

Dr. Thomas is always looking for an opportunity to make a difference at the confluence of healthcare delivery, financing, regulation and policy.

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN


  • Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2019)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine "Top Doctors" (2019)
  • Distinguished Service Award, Federation of State Medical Boards (2018)
  • Professional Achievement Award, Mayo Clinic Alumni Association (2017)
  • Chair, Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission (2016-2017)
  • Chair, Federation of State Medical Boards (2014-2015)
  • President, Minnesota Board of Medical Practice (2012, 2007)


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