"In reality, our patients choose us," his doctor says, describing Thomas and his wife as a devoted couple.
His doctor decribed to Oprah how others never told her not to take on the case, but that people's normal perceptions would be challenged by the case.
Worried about her reputation?
Thomas' doctor tells Oprah she was never worried about her reputation, as Oprah ponders what kind of risks are associated with Thomas' pregnancy.
"This is a normal pregnancy," his doctor says. "I consider this an average pregnancy."