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About Dr. Emily Thorell
Dr. Emily Thorell, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Salt Lake City, UT. She has 13 years of experience. Her specialties include Infectious Disease and Pediatrics. Dr. Thorell is affiliated with Primary Children+s Medical Center, Children's Mercy Hospital and University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics. Dr. Thorell has received 2 awards. She speaks English.
Dr. Emily Thorell has the following 2 specialties
- Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Emily Thorell is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2012, 2013)
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Dr. Thorell is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Primary Children+s Medical Center
Children's Mercy Hospital
University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
University of Utah - Neuropsychiatric Institute
13 Years Experience
University Of Utah School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2000
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Locations & Directions295 S Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, UT
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