Dr. Richard Thornton, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology •  Male • Age 65

Dr. Thornton

Holy Redeemer Health System

1648 Huntingdon Pike Jenkintown, PA 19046

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Dr. Richard Thornton, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Jenkintown, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

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Biography

Dr. Richard Thornton, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Jenkintown, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency Hospital
1980
Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School

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(215) 947-3000

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Dr. Thornton's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Atrophic Vaginitis
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Dr. Thornton treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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Dr. Thornton treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Dr. Thornton treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thornton treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis

Dr. Thornton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections