Dr. Brian P. Thornton, MD

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Dr. Brian P. Thornton, MD

Plastic Surgery | Male

ThorntonMD Plastic Surgery 315 E Broadway # 310, Louisville, KY 40202 Get Directions
(502) 629-2610

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Dr. Thornton specializes in Plastic Surgery and practices in Louisville, KY. He practices at 1 location.

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I can not explain how good Dr Thorton is. He is such a good plastic surgeon he if he is wonderful. I had a masetomy one he is getting me back to felling like a woman again. And I cannot leave out his assistant Cathy wonderful wonderful!!! Two very caring people so glad God put me in their hands.
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer

Procedures Performed

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

  • 2
    Board Actions

    Dr. Thornton has 2 board actions

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    • Other  (11/9/2011)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Indiana
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • Sexual Abuse of or Sexual Misconduct with a Patient  (8/3/2011)
    • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    • Summary: Thornton, Brian Patrick MD License # 35875

      Nature of Complaint

      The physician has previously been disciplined for Sexual Abuse of or Sexual Misconduct with a Patient.

      Action Taken

      The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure has issued an Order Terminating Agreed Order.

    • State: Kentucky
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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Kentucky Hospital

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Kentucky Hospital

    Completed in 2005

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Kentucky

    Completed in 2000

  • Undergraduate School
    Western Kentucky University

    Graduated in 1991

Awards & Recognition

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Norton Hospital, President

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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How well provider listens and answers questions
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