Joseph J. Thornton, MD

My goal is to provide you with the results you desire. We will take our time in the consultation to identify your goals and combine that with my surgical skill, aesthetic eye, and listening ear to get you that confident, beautiful result. Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand; why put it off any longer, schedule a consultation today!

Dr. Joseph Thornton’s education began at Haverford College, with a bachelor’s degree in 1997. He continued his education at the prestigious University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine earning his medical doctorate in 2001.

Dr. Joseph Thornton continued on with six years of extensive plastic surgery training in the residency at Albany Medical Center in New York. Dr. Thornton came to Delaware in 2007 and has been serving Northern and now Southern Delaware as well Cecil county proudly. In 2008, Dr. Joseph Thornton earned his Board Certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of both ASAPS and ASPS and has been named a Delaware “TOP DOC” multiple years.

Board Certification:

American Board Plastic Surgery – 2008

Maintenance of Certification – Participating


American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery – ASAPS

American Society of Plastic Surgeons – ASPS


Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

Residency in Plastic Surgery: 2001-2007


University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Medicine Doctorate: 1997-2001

Haverford College

Bachelors in Science: 1993-1997

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