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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sean Thornton is Good. Dr. Thornton has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sean Thornton, MD is board certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology.

Education & Awards

Dr. Thornton graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. He has 4 awards.

Dr. Sean Thornton was recognized as a 2011 "Top Doctor" in Seattle Metropolitan magazine’s annual survey
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Thornton has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 
  • Swedish Edmonds Hospital 
  • Swedish Medical Center - Ballard 

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Additional Information
Dr. Sean D Thornton MD is a male Pathologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, and Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine.
Where does Dr. Sean D. Thornton practice?
Dr. Sean Thornton has 2 office locations.
Dr. Sean Thornton practices Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, and Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine near Seattle, WA.
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