Dr. Courtney Thornburg MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Courtney Thornburg is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego. She received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Thornburg accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 14 doctors at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego who specialize in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Clinical Interests: Quality of Health Care

Hospital Affiliation

Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
Ranked #46 in Pediatrics: Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1998 - 2001

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 2001 - 2004

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1998

University of Michigan
Other Training, 2003 - 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Sickle Cell Anemia: time for personalized prescription of hydroxyurea? Focus on "OATP1B transporters modulate hydroxyurea pharmacokinetics."
Thornburg, C. D.

Complications of implantable venous access devices in patients with sickle cell disease.
Shah N, Landi D, Shah R, Rothman J, De Castro LM, Thornburg CD 2012 2

Characterization of the hypercoagulable state in patients with sickle cell disease.
Shah N, Thornburg C, Telen MJ, Ortel TL 2012 11

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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