Dr. Abraham Thomas (Dr. T) graduated medical school from the University of Kerala Medical College, in Kerala, India. He completed his residency in pediatrics from St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Paterson, NJ. He has been board certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1995. Dr. T joined Pediatric Associates of Peterson in 1995, which was established by the late Dr Maurice Schienfield in the 1950s. In 2000, Dr. T established West Orange Pediatrics located in West Orange, NJ.
Dr T. is assisted by his physician assistant, Melissa Fisher in both locations. In addition, Dr. T is committed to teaching students from the Physician Assistant program at UMDNJ.
In addition to general pediatrics, Dr. T has a special interest in childhood obesity, asthma and behavioral problems.
Dr. T has admitting privileges at St Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ and St Joseph's hospital and Medical center in Paterson, NJ, both highly specialized and recognized children's hospitals.
We consider it a privilege to take care of your children's medical needs. Both our offices are equipped with experienced and dedicated staff that are eager to serve you. We are confident that you will be satisfied and pleased with the quality of care and service we provide you and your family.