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Roger Thorne, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine
Roger Thorne, MD
4.9 191 Ratings
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults


Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine

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A member of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rancho Bernardo and Torrey Pines, Dr. Thorne graduated from Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, and completed his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA and his fellowship in Spine Surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY. He began working at Scripps Clinic in 1978 and has developed a large spine service. He has won the Francis West Award for superior teaching with the University of California San Diego Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedics, 1979

Medical Education

  • Drexel University College of Medicine AKA Hahnemann University, MD, 1973


  • Hahnemann University Hospital FACILITY CLOSED: 08/26/2019, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1974


  • Hahnemann University Hospital FACILITY CLOSED: 08/26/2019, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1977


  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Scoliosis, 1978

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