Dr. Radhika Thorn, MD

Dr. Radhika Thorn, MD

Hematology & Oncology •  Female • Age 42

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Radhika Thorn, MD is a Hematology & Oncology Specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has over 12 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Thorn has more experience with Breast Cancer and Blood Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med medical school in 2008. She is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thorn to book an appointment.


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Ochsner Medical Complex - The Grove

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(225) 228-3596
Hematology and Oncology10310 The Grove Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70836
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  • Low Wait Times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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      Dr. Thorn was exceptional! She listens thoughtfully, and I immediately felt at ease to discuss my many symptoms.
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      It was my first visit and care with Dr. Thorn. She listens well and she explains medical things well. She found time to listen and talk with me. I like that in her!
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      Practice Areas

      Breast Cancer

      Breast cancer specialists diagnose and treat the presence of malignant cells in breast tissue that may spread to other parts of the body.Compare with other Breast Cancer specialists.

      Typically treats 49% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Breast Cancer
      normal
      normal

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Thorn treats Breast Cancer more than 49% of their peers

      Dr. Thorn treats this condition more than 49% of their peers

      Blood Disorders

      Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

      Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

      Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

      TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
      Blood Disorders
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Thorn treats Blood Disorders more than 94% of their peers

      Dr. Thorn treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

      Anemia
      very high
      very high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Thorn treats Anemia more than 92% of their peers

      Dr. Thorn treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

      Sickle Cell Disease
      high
      high

      Treatment Frequency

      Dr. Thorn treats Sickle Cell Disease more than 86% of their peers

      Dr. Thorn treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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      Dr. Thorn's conditions and procedures:

      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Biological Therapy
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bone Marrow Biopsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cancer Counseling
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Chemotherapy
      • Cholangiocarcinoma
      • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Laryngeal Cancer
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Leukocytosis
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lymphocytosis
      • Lymphoma
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
      • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
      • Melanoma
      • Multiple Myeloma
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
      • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Purpura
      • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
      • Reticulosarcoma
      • Retina Diseases
      • Secondary Hypertension
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thalassemia
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

      About Me

      Dr. Radhika Thorn believes in working closely with her patients to enable them to make informed treatment decisions.  She helps patients navigate and understand their tests and diagnoses, and she makes treatment decisions together with the patient and their families.

      Specialties

      • Hematology & Oncology
      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology
      • Oncology

      Board Certifications

      Education

      2014
      Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
      Fellowship Hospital
      2011
      Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
      Residency Hospital
      2008
      Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
      Medical School
      1999
      West Virginia University
      Undergraduate School

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      Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

      Baton Rouge, LA

      73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average