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Dr. Andrew Thornton, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Thornton

Dr. Andrew Thornton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lewiston, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Thornton accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Thornton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Hyperkalemia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Hypokalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Hypokalemia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Thornton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Andrew Thornton, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lewiston, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Boston Med Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000

Languages

  • French
  • English

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