Dr. Karen Thornton, MD

Dr. Karen Thornton, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Karen Thornton, MD is a family medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

330 W 42nd St

New York, NY 10036

Contact Information

(212) 581-7767

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

88  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Thornton, MD
I went to see Dr. Thornton for an annual check up. I waited over an hour to see her eventhough I had an appointment. I got blood tests. I was told to come in for negative results. The doctor was confused and yelled at the nurse for forgetting to give me a crucial blood test. I received a bill...Read More
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Izzy in New york, NY – Jun 29, 2018
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Highly recommend. My wife and I are patients. She always gets us in, is very knowledgeable and caring. Her staff is great.
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Steved in New York, NY – Nov 08, 2016
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