Dr Thomas Vendegna attended the University of Illinois, graduating Summa cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science and Biology. He went on to Washington University, St. Louis earning his Doctorate of Medicine and graduating Alpha Omega Alpha. His residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine was at the University of Colorado, School of Medicine.
Dr Vendegna joined Central Coast Chest Consultants in October 1998 and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine.
Besides spending time with his wife and 2 daughters he is an avid cyclist. Dr Vendegna was instrumental in creating the Hearst Cancer Resource Center after seeing a lack of information and support for cancer patients on the Central Coast.