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James J Thornton , MD

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Medical Group:

Main Line Gastroenterology

Primary Office:

2050 West Chester Pike, Suite 200
Havertown, PA  19083

Office Phone: 610.449.1525
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Gastroenterology
  Board Certified in 1972
No
Internal Medicine
  Board Certified in 1972
No
Age: 75     Gender: M

Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine

Internship:
Lankenau Hospital

Residency:
Lankenau Hospital

Fellowship:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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Office Information

Location:
Lankenau MOB East, Suite 252
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 610.896.7360 FAX: 610.896.5207
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Location:
2050 West Chester Pike, Suite 200
Havertown, PA  19083

TEL: 610.449.1525
View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 

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Main Line Gastroenterology
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 610.896.7360 FAX: 610.896.5207

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays

Main Line Gastroenterology Havertown, PA  19083

TEL: 610.449.1525

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Statement of Practice Philosophy

Main Line Today TOP DOC 2010

Titles

Academic Titles:
Clinical Associate Professor in Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University

Clinical/Dept Titles:

System Division Chief
Attending Physician

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Kenney G, Mercogliano G, Andrews J, Thornton, JJ, ERCP before laparoscopic cholecystectomy; predictors of common bile duct stones at a community hospital. Gastrointestinal Endoscoy 41, 1995.

Callahan, NM, Thornton, JJ, Major Cardiac Arrhythmias induced by Naloxone post-endoscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 45, 1997.

Marano, CW, Thornton, JJ, Callahan, NM, Carulacan, LA, Guckes, A, Free, MS, Mullin, JM; Evidence for increased levels of bioreactive and immunoreactive TNF-a in the plasma and mucosal biopsy specimens of patients with ulcerative colitis. Gastro 112(4), A10331, 1997.

Herrine, SK, Greenfield, SM, Conn, M, Show E, Thornton, JJ, Weinberg, DS, Interferon alpha-2b and Ribaviron for non-responding and relapsing hepatitis C - an interim study. Hepatology 28 (4): A 1662, 1998.

Kastenberg, D, Choudhary, C, Weiss, E, Steinberg, S. and the INKP-100 Study Group. Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Fort Lauderdale, FL, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Sodium Phosphate Table TS (INKP-I, DIACOL) Are Safe and Effective As a Purgative for Colonoscopy. Amer Jrnl of Gastro, 9/99.

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

'Top Docs', Philadelphia Magazine 2002, Main Line Health .

Main Line Today "TOP DOC" 2010

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Main Line Today TOP DOC 2010

GENERAL

Specialties: Gastroenterology (Board Certified in 1972) - Not Accepting New Patients
Internal Medicine (Board Certified in 1972) - Not Accepting New Patients
Age: 75     Gender: M

Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine

Internship:
Lankenau Hospital

Residency:
Lankenau Hospital

Fellowship:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Titles

Academic Titles:
Clinical Associate Professor in Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University

Clinical/Dept Titles:

System Division Chief
Attending Physician


PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Main Line Gastroenterology

appointment icon Locations:

Lankenau MOB East, Suite 252
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096
TEL: 610.896.7360 FAX: 610.896.5207
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
2050 West Chester Pike, Suite 200
Havertown, PA  19083
TEL: 610.449.1525
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Statement of Practice Philosophy

Main Line Today TOP DOC 2010

Patient Population
  • Adult
  • Geriatric
  • Medicare
  • HMO
  • PPO
  • Self-Pay

PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Kenney G, Mercogliano G, Andrews J, Thornton, JJ, ERCP before laparoscopic cholecystectomy; predictors of common bile duct stones at a community hospital. Gastrointestinal Endoscoy 41, 1995.

Callahan, NM, Thornton, JJ, Major Cardiac Arrhythmias induced by Naloxone post-endoscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 45, 1997.

Marano, CW, Thornton, JJ, Callahan, NM, Carulacan, LA, Guckes, A, Free, MS, Mullin, JM; Evidence for increased levels of bioreactive and immunoreactive TNF-a in the plasma and mucosal biopsy specimens of patients with ulcerative colitis. Gastro 112(4), A10331, 1997.

Herrine, SK, Greenfield, SM, Conn, M, Show E, Thornton, JJ, Weinberg, DS, Interferon alpha-2b and Ribaviron for non-responding and relapsing hepatitis C - an interim study. Hepatology 28 (4): A 1662, 1998.

Kastenberg, D, Choudhary, C, Weiss, E, Steinberg, S. and the INKP-100 Study Group. Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Fort Lauderdale, FL, University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Sodium Phosphate Table TS (INKP-I, DIACOL) Are Safe and Effective As a Purgative for Colonoscopy. Amer Jrnl of Gastro, 9/99.

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

'Top Docs', Philadelphia Magazine 2002, Main Line Health .

Main Line Today "TOP DOC" 2010

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Main Line Today TOP DOC 2010

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