Sharon Thurow, FNP-BC

Sharon Thurow, FNP-BC

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Sharon Thurow, FNP-BC is a family medicine specialist in Thiensville, WI. She specializes in family medicine, internal medicine, and more.Read her story

216 Green Bay Rd

Thiensville, WI 53092

Contact Information

(262) 242-3966

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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This content was provided by Sharon Thurow "I decided to go into the medical field when I was in my 20's. I took a longer and more affordable approach with a diploma program then known as the Deaconess Hospital Nursing Program and graduated in 1987 on the Deans list. I worked in the hospital setting until 1994 including medical surgical nursing,and coronary critical care nursing. I then worked in pulmonary and intensive care medicine with a physician going on hospital rounds while pursuing my bachelors degree full time until 1996.While continuing to work full time in the same job, I then reached my goal with obtaining my masters in nursing as a nurse practitioner and a minor in teaching. I also was hired on as full faculty while acting as a graduate assistant role teaching hospital clinicals to undergraduate RN students. I graduated in 1999 on the Deans list and worked for a general practitioner for 2 years and then worked part time at Wiselives Clinic (Aurora) in Wauwatosa with my own panel of primary care patients as well as running the Student Healthcare Center at Concordia University for 3 years. I finished working at Aurora in 2007 and decided to open my own primary care practice as an LLC under Thiensville Family Healthcare for about a year. I then opened my own practice as an S corp Thurow Primary Preventive Healthcare where I am presently today-in Thiensville,Wisconsin. I have always been an altruistic person wanting to help others to help themselves improve their quality of life. My vision was to open a clinic that actually addressed the patient face to face with taking the needed time in order to deliver holistic healthcare. I don't treat the patient as a problem but address their symptoms as well as look for the core of the problem to heal, and be well. I started to get involved with functional medicine and integrate my traditional background for a wonderful all inclusive mix that is successful. I involve the patient in their decisions for their healthcare and utilize a team approach. I also utilize hospitalists which are providers employed by the hospital to admit patients when needed. This provides a "Thurow" approach as each practice is completely different. The patient ultimately follows up with me. I continue to strive to help patients help themselves, but ultimately I have learned that the patient is the one that has to live out their lives, expectations and health overall."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Sharon Thurow "I want to treat patients as I would treat my own family-with respect, working together as a team to help you live a better quality of life, and also am compassionate. My main goal is to work with the patient as a team and help the patient help themselves for a better quality of life."

3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

0  Board Certifications

Sharon Thurow does not have any board certifications listed.

46  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breathing Treatment
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Lab Service
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Deaconess School of Nursing Wisconsin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Concordia University Wisconsin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Sharon Thurow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Sharon Thurow

4.5

Based on 41 reviews

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Sharon is a superlative family medicine provider. She is excellent at diagnosing and treating anything that comes up. She is also kind, thoughtful, and considerate. One of my favorite things is Sharon understands the importance of supplements and know when they would be helpful.
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I just established care with Sharon and I am so impressed with her willingness to listen to my concerns and address them appropriately. I have never felt this level of comfort with any of my previous providers. I will definitely recommend Sharon to my family and friends!
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I appreciated Dr. Thurow on my first visit because she took a long time with me discussing my health background, my concerns and really listened, allowing me to help make decisions about my care and well being.
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I so appreciated the visit that I had with Sharon and her staff. Her questions were thoughtful and pertinent to my situation. She took her time, I never felt rushed, I felt like there was nothing else she was interested in, except for me and what I was there for. Her staff took great care to not...Read More
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She took the time to listen to my concerns and gave me positive feedback.
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