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Dr. Karen Thornton, MD

Family Medicine ·  Female · Age 56

Dr. Thornton

Dr. Karen Thornton, MD is a family medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.


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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
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Back Pain
  • Blood Disorders
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Ear Ache
  • 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
  • Immunization
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nausea
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • 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 26 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
1990
University Hospital Of Cleveland
Residency Hospital
1989
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1990
1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Thornton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thornton

2.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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(5)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(2)
1 Star
41.666666666666664%
(5)

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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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