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About Dr. Robert M Thornsberry
Dr. Robert M Thornsberry, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Macon, GA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Thornsberry is affiliated with The Medical Center Navicent Health. Dr. Thornsberry has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Robert M Thornsberry has the following 2 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
Dr. Robert M Thornsberry has the following 7 expertise
- Orthopedic Procedures
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Sports Medicine
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
Dr. Robert M Thornsberry is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors
Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.
Dr. Thornsberry is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
29 Years Experience
Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989
University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Dr. Robert M Thornsberry accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
- BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
- BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
- BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry CoventryOne - GA
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. Robert M Thornsberry
Dr. Thornsberry attended Davidson College for undergraduate and earned his medical degree from The Medical College of Georgia. He then received his training in orthopaedic surgery at The University of Kentucky. Dr. Thornsberry spent a year at the Shriner?s Hospital for Crippled Children in Lexington, KY. Following his training he spent a year at the Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic completing a fellowship in sports medicine. In the past, he has acted as team physician at the University of Kentucky, Kentucky State University and Valdosta State University. Dr. Thornsberry is board certified through the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Thornsberry is married and has two daughters.
Locations & DirectionsORTHO GEORGIA, 3708 Northside Dr, Macon, GA
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