Dr. Heath Thornton, MD

Dr. Heath Thornton, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Heath Thornton, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Vcu Med College Va in 2000 and specializes in sports medicine.

1920 W 1st St

Winston Salem, NC 27104

Contact Information

(336) 716-4479

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Thornton's Experience

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Dr. Thornton's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Vcu Med College Va
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Riverside Regional Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Riverside Regional Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Wake Forest Prim Care Wfu Baptist Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thornton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thornton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thornton to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Dr. Thornton's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Wallburg, NC
My daughter has had 2 injuries that Dr. Thornton has worked with her. He is very patient and worked diligently to find the problem and worked carefully until the answer was found. He was so good with her and is very kind.
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in winston salem
Very nice doctor. Very helpful. will see again.
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