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Healthcare Directory—Kristen L. Thornton MD

Last directory upload August-09-2019

Kristen L. Thornton MD

Kristen L. Thornton MD

Family Medicine
Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Medical School / Professional School:
Dartmouth Medical School

American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine-Geriatric Medicine
American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (ABMS)
American Board of Internal Medicine-Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Kristen grew up in New Hampshire and loves all things New England. After graduating from Providence College, she completed a year of service with the Redeemer Ministry Corps in their Hospice and elder outreach programs, followed by a year as an Americorps VISTA volunteer in Rhode Island. She attended medical school at Dartmouth, completed her internship at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, and went on to finish her family medicine residency at the University of Rochester where she served as chief resident. She completed a two year fellowship in geriatric medicine. She is board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine through ABFM, and holds a CAQ in both geriatrics and hospice and palliative medicine. She is also working towards earning a M.S. in Teaching and Curriculum with a focus on health professions education through the Warner School of Education.


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435 East Henrietta Road
Rochester New York 14620
Monroe County
Phone: 585-760-6364
Fax:      585-760-6376

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