Dr. Karen Thornton, MD

Dr. Karen Thornton, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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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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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Thornton's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anxiety
Asthma
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Chronic Neck Pain
Cold Sore
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Dermatitis
Diabetes Type 2
Dizziness
Dysentery
Earwax Buildup
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Foot Sprain
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Genital Herpes
Headache
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hip Sprain
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Impetigo
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Nausea
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Perimenopause
Pharyngitis
Plantar Fasciitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rash
Ringworm
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Wellness Examination
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1993
    St Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1990
    University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Thornton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thornton

2.8

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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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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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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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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Roosevelt Hospital

New York, NY

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