Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
12 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Thornton is Excellent. Dr. Thornton has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Thornton, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Thornton graduated from University of Mississippi , Jackson. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Thornton has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen 
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Thornton MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Stephen Thornton practice?
Dr. Stephen Thornton has 2 office locations.
Dr. Stephen Thornton practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Orthopedic Surgeons and Dallas Surgeons.