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Dr. James Thornton, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dallas, TX. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery. Dr. Thornton is affiliated with University of Texas Southwestern Hospital, Children's Medical Center of Dallas and Parkland Memorial Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Thornton has the following 9 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

Plastic Surgery

A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.

Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.

The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.


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Locations & Directions

University of Texas Southwestern Hospital

1801 Inwood Rd
Dallas, TX 75235

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