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About Dr. James Norton Jr

Dr. James Norton Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in West Chester, PA, with another office in Brick, NJ. He has 53 years of experience. His specialties include Pathology and Clinical Pathology. Dr. Norton is affiliated with Jersey Shore University Medical Center and Ocean Medical Center. He speaks English.

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72 Old Barn Dr
West Chester, PA 19382
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1743 Route 88
Brick, NJ 08724
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Specialties

Dr. James Norton Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Pathology

    A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
    Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
    In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.

  • Clinical Pathology

    If you’ve ever provided a urine or blood sample, you’ve worked with a clinical pathologist — you probably just didn’t know it. They work behind the scenes in laboratories to examine bodily fluid specimens and detect substances or diseases. This means they're required to have a comprehensive knowledge of disease and what it looks like under a microscope.
    They provide test results to your doctor, who then makes an informed decision about your diagnosis and the best treatment options for you. Without the work of clinical pathologists, doctors technically wouldn’t be able to diagnose patients as accurately as we can today. It's also worth noting that clinical pathologists are different from anatomical pathologists, who analyze tissue taken from a biopsy or entire infected areas as well as whole body parts.

Board Certifications

Dr. James Norton Jr is Board Certified in 4 specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Norton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center
  • Ocean Medical Center
  • Education

    53 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University

    Graduated in 1960

  • Accepted Insurance

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