Patricia Thistlethwaite, MD

Patricia Thistlethwaite, MD

Thoracic Surgery San Diego, CA

Professor of Surgery, UCSD

Office Address

  • 200 West Arbor Drive
    Mc 8892
    San Diego, CA 92103
    Phone: (619) 543-7777
    Fax: (619) 543-2652

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Patricia Thistlethwaite, MD

Thoracic Surgery San Diego, CA

Professor of Surgery, UCSD

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  • Dr. Patricia Thistlethwaite, MD is a board certified general surgeon in San Diego, California. She is currently licensed to practice medicine in California. She is affiliated with UC San Diego Medical Center, Rady Children's Hospital, and VA San Diego Hospital.

Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterUniversity of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General Hospital
  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical School

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1997 - 2017
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
    • Top Doctors:San Diego AreaCastle Connolly, 2013
    • Top Doctors:Southern CaliforniaCastle Connolly, 2012

    Publications & Presentations


    Grant Support

    • Molecular Mechanisms Of Pulmonary HypertensionNational Heart, Lung, And Blood Institute
      2002 - 2011

    Professional Memberships

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS California PPO
    • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Pacificare HMO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

    Alternate Names

    • Dr. Patricia Thistlethwaite, Dr. Patricia Thistlethwaite, MD, Dr. P Thistlethwaite, Dr. Patricia A Thistlethwaite

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