Dr. Kim Thornton, MD

Dr. Kim Thornton, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Kim Thornton, MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Waltham, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility.

130 2nd Ave

Waltham, MA 02451

Contact Information

(781) 434-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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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 Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Board certified in Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

2  Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

4  Conditions Treated

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/26/2016
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: Massachusetts
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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Hutzel Hosp-Wayne State U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Hutzel Hosp-Wayne State U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thornton has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thornton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thornton's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thornton to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Thornton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I didn't feel like just another number with Dr. Thornton, but I did feel like she wasn't prepared for our meeting,and then abruptly sent us to speak with her nurse. I thought her nurse Sonia was nice during our initial meeting, but since dealing with her on the phone over the summer, I felt like...more
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My wife and I felt like just another referral in her office. The meeting felt unprepared and superficial, it was also an oven in her office to the point that her med student was falling asleep. My wife was furious, like our case didn’t matter to them. She describes it as she felt that they were...more
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While Dr. Thornton may be very qualified in her field, I did not feel supported by her or her team. The 3 times I was supposed to talk to her on the phone with my questions, she called 1-3 hours after our scheduled time. I understand that things come up, but someone should have called to update me....more
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I would not recommend this doctor at all. Infertility is such a sensitive issue, and she showed no sensitivity toward my challenges. Upon leaving her office she cavalierly instructed me to "call the office to discuss IVF options" once determining my tubes are blocked. I felt like just a uterus....more
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