Healthcare Directory—Kristen L. Thornton MD
Last directory upload February-17-2018
Kristen L. Thornton MD
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.
Community Hospital Medical Group
435 East Henrietta Road
Rochester New York 14620
If you are uninsured or underinsured, or need a referral to a doctor or dentist, call our Affordable Health Line at 585-328-7000. Depending on your income and household size, we can help you qualify for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Healthy New York, EPIC, or the RPCN Community Health Care Plan. If you are not eligible for any of these plans, we will help you identify other healthcare access options to meet your needs. For more information, visit www.rpcn.org.
Look for the RHIO icon for authorized RHIO participants. Rochester RHIO makes your information available wherever you go—from the doctor to the pharmacist,primary care physician to a specialist, or a radiology center to the emergency room. With your consent, your healthcare provider will be able to view your information so they can provide the most informed care and treatment. For more information, go to ...Rochester RHIO. The RHIO icon appearing in a provider's directory listing indicates the provider participates with the Rochester RHIO.