Dennis Thurston, MD

Dr. Dennis Thurston, MD
Dr. Dennis Thurston, MD


  • Diagnostic Radiology

Areas of Expertise

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Radiology
Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037

On Medical Staff At

Languages Spoken

  • English


A member of the Department of Radiology at Rancho Bernardo, Scripps Del Mar, Rancho San Diego and Torrey Pines, Dr. Thurston received his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and served his internship and residency in diagnostic radiology at University of California, San Diego (UCSD). After a fellowship in computed tomography, ultrasound and bone radiology at UCSD, he joined Scripps Clinic in 1981. Dr. Thurston has written extensively on radiological subjects and is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and the Radiological Society of North America.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, 1981

Medical Education

  • University of Illinois at Chicago, MD, 1977


  • University of California, San Diego, Internship, Diagnostic Radiology, 1978


  • University of California, San Diego - Department of Radiology, Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, 1980


  • University of California, San Diego - Department of Radiology, Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, 1981
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