Thomas Tung, MD

Thomas Tung, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Reconstructive surgery


  • 1990: MD, University of Maryland, Baltimore


  • 1990 - 1991: Intern, general surgery, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
  • 1991 - 1995: Resident, general surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.
  • 1996 - 1998: Fellow, plastic and reconstuctive surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
  • 1998 - 1999: Fellow, hand, peripheral nerve and microsurgery, Washington University, St. Louis

Board Certification

  • 2001, 2011: American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery

Selected Research Publications

Free functional muscle transfer for lower extremity reconstruction.
  • Chi D, Raman S, Tawaklna K, [...] Tung TH
  • J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2023
CD5 expression by dendritic cells directs T cell immunity and sustains immunotherapy responses.
  • He M, Roussak K, Ma F, [...] Tung T, [...] Klechevsky E
  • Science 2023

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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