Cara Thomas MD - MedSchoolCoach

Cara Thomas MD

Cara Thomas MD, MedSchoolCoach
Dr. Thomas has extensive experience mentoring pre-medical students and non-traditional students. She also served on admissions committee during residency as Chief Resident.

Coach's bio

Dr. Thomas is a board-certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Physician in South Florida.

She majored in Mathematics and Political Philosophy as an undergraduate at Brown University. After graduation, Dr. Thomas worked in the field of public health and pursued a MPH at Columbia University with a concentration in Health Policy/Management. She was a non-traditional medical school applicant, completed a post-baccalaureate program and matriculated at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Dr. Thomas completed her residency at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital in Chicago, IL where she served as Chief Resident her final year. She continued her training at Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami with a fellowship in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine.


Dr. Thomas currently works in private practice as a hospital based Physiatrist.

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I was actually hesitant when I first used MedSchoolCoach; it was a lot of money and I wasn't sure how much help I really needed. I am so glad that I ended up using their services! My advisor was phenomenal and helped me navigate the shipwreck that is medical school admissions even in the most challenging of times. The advice, edits, and support that I received though med school coach undoubtedly aided in my success to attend my top choice allopathic program in the fall.


BA- Brown University
Medical School:
MD- Stony Brook University
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami


Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Dr. Thomas is a huge tennis fan and plays every chance she gets!

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