Dr. Brian Thornton, MD

Dr. Brian Thornton, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Brian Thornton, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in plastic surgery.

315 E Broadway # 310

Louisville, KY 40202

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • United Teacher Associates Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Thornton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Breast Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Breast Diseases more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Breast Reconstruction
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton performs Breast Reconstruction more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Thornton performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Thornton performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Thornton's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Thornton, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in plastic surgery.

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
University Of Kentucky Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Kentucky
Fellowship Hospital
2000
University Of Kentucky Hospital
Internship Hospital
1999
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
Western Kentucky University
Undergraduate School
2005
2000
2000
1999
1991

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Norton Hospital, President

Dr. Thornton's Reviews

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4.1

Based on 36 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Thornton is a wonderful surgeon with an impeccable bedside manner. He took the time to explain every step of every procedure of my reconstruction surgery after my bilateral mastectomy. He and his staff is very attentive and knowledgeable. I would recommend him to anyone! I can’t thank him and...Read More
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Dr. Thornton is the best! He, and all of the staff members in his office, make you feel welcome and right at home. Dr. Thornton is patient and encourages any questions you may have. There is never much of a wait and I have an overall great experience every time I have an appointment. I’m so glad I...Read More
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I cant express how nice and caring he was,and i am very pleased with my progress. I am having reconstruction from a double mastectomy .After 2wks I already feel good and can tell that the results will be great...no one will probably tell the difference,with or without clothes!
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I met Dr. Thornton in mid 2017 to discuss reconstruction surgery after double mastectomy. Upon meeting Dr. Thornton and members of his staff I felt an immediate connection. He was very thorough about explaining the entire procedure and was very patient with all of my questions. This week he...Read More
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Dr. Thornton was absolutely amazing. He sat and talked with me like he was a friend. He explained things in such a good way that I understood the whole time. He joked around and made me feel comfortable. His bed side manner is the absolute best. He also stays on top of new treatments. He was able...Read More
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Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
ChoiceCare Network
Choice Care (Humana)
Cigna
Health Net
HealthNet
Humana
Tricare
United Teacher Associates Insurance Company
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Norton Hospital

Louisville, KY