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Dr. Charles Thornton, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Thornton

University of Rochester

601 ELMWOOD AVE # 673 Rochester, NY 14642

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Dr. Charles Thornton, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1981 and specializes in neurology.


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(585) 275-2542

Dr. Thornton accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Thornton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Muscular Dystrophy (MD) more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy With Syringomyelia
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy
  • Hypotonic Sclerotic Muscular Dystrophy
  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy
  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy, Autosomal Dominant
  • Miyoshi Myopathy
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Merosin Negative
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Merosin-Positive
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1c
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne and Becker Type
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Late-Onset
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb Girdle Type 2A, Erb Type
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Autosomal Dominant, Type 1F
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Autosomal Recessive, Type 2A
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle, Type 2M
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Proximal, Late-Onset
  • Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy
  • Ophthalmoplegic Muscular Dystrophy
Anterior Horn Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Anterior Horn Disease more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thornton treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Thornton's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Thornton, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1981 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

Ohsu
Residency Hospital
UCLA S Fernando Vly
Internship Hospital
1981
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1981

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