Debi Thomas

Figure Skater
Born Mar 25, 1967

0Debi ThomasPersonal informationFull name: Debra Janine ThomasCountry represented: File:Flag of the United States. svg United StatesDate of birth: March 25, 1967 (age 45)Place of birth: Poughkeepsie, New YorkHeight: 1.67 m (5 ft 5⁄2 in)Former coach: Alex McGowanSkating club: Los Angeles Figure Skating Club Medal record Competitor for the File:Flag of the United States.… Read More

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1967 Birth Born on March 25, 1967.


1983 16 Years Old In 1983, she began to represent the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club, which launched her career. … Read More
1986 19 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She is the 1986 World champion, the 1988 Olympic bronze medalist, and a two-time U.S. national champion. … Read More


1987 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1987, Thomas suffered with Achilles tendinitis in both ankles and struggled at the U.S. Nationals, placing second to Jill Trenary. … Read More
In January 1988, she reclaimed the U.S. national title.
1989 22 Years Old 1 More Event
She also won the title in 1989 and 1991.
1991 24 Years Old …  She graduated from Stanford in 1991 with a degree in engineering and from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1997. … Read More
1996 29 Years Old After their relationship ended, she married a sports attorney, Chris Bequette, in autumn 1996. … Read More


2005 38 Years Old Thomas went on to become a practicing orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement. In June 2005, she graduated from the Orthopaedic Residency Program at Charles R. Drew University in Los Angeles. … Read More
2006 39 Years Old 1 More Event
She was also selected by President George W. Bush to be part of the U.S. Delegation for the Opening Ceremonies of the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin Italy along with other former Olympians: Dorothy Hamill, Eric Heiden, Kerri Strug, and Herschel Walker.


2007 40 Years Old In September 2007, she began working at Carle Clinic in Urbana, Illinois. … Read More
2010 43 Years Old As of December 2010, Thomas was in private practice at ORTHO X-cellence Debra J. Thomas, MD, PC in the diminishing coal-mining town of Richlands, Virginia. … Read More
2014 47 Years Old Her medical license in Virginia expired in March 2014.
Department of Health Professions held an informal conference on September 23, 2015, regarding the status of her medical license to practice, but took no further action, noting that her license was already expired and had not been renewed.
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