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- Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Medical Spas & Medspas, Minimally Invasive Surgery (BOTOX®), Ophthalmology
- Mansfield Cosmetic Surgery Center & Medical Spa
- 550 N. Walnut Creek, Ste 120
- Mansfield, Texas 76063
Dr. Michael L. Thornton is a fellowship-trained Cosmetic Surgeon providing you with an array of surgical procedures in facial cosmetic surgery, cosmetic breast surgery, body contouring surgery, post-bariatric weight loss surgery, laser liposuction, and CO2 fractionated laser skin resurfacing.
Growing up in Texas, Dr. Michael Thornton received his premedical Bachelor’s degree from Baylor University and received his Medical degree from the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. He completed a comprehensive five-year general surgery residency through Michigan State University affiliated hospitals at Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center in Mount Clemens, MI and completed an additional one-year fellowship in Surgical Critical Care and Trauma Surgery at the internationally recognized R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD, where he acquired extensive experience in the management and reconstruction of complex traumatic wounds and injuries.
Following a life-long creative passion and talent, Dr. Michael Thornton furthered his surgical expertise by completing a dedicated, one-year advanced fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery, accredited and recognized by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, where he gained concentrated knowledge in all major areas of cosmetic surgery including facial plastic surgery, rhinoplasty, cosmetic breast surgery, liposuction, body contouring surgery, non-surgical aesthetics, skin care rejuvenation, and laser medicine.
Dr. Michael Thornton is a diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, which is the only American certifying board that tests knowledge and experience exclusively in art of Cosmetic Surgery. In addition, he is dual-board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery in both general surgery and surgical critical care / trauma surgery. Because of Dr. Michael Thornton's multiple board-certification and surgical dedication, he has been bestowed the honor as Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (FACOS) and as Fellow in the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (FAACS). In addition, he has over 13-years of combined surgical training and operative experience and was named “2008 Top Docs” in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine, in the specialty of cosmetic surgery.
In addition to the practice of cosmetic surgery, Dr. Michael Thornton has a personal interest in performing complex abdominal hernia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction, as well as performing minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, endoscopic surgery, and various general surgery procedures his patients may encounter, including repairing abdominal hernias during an abdominoplasty procedure.
Dr. Michael Thornton is a talented and compassionate surgeon and his philosophy is for you to achieve a natural and imperceptible result that focuses on your specific goals, while carefully attempting to minimize any scars. He believes your cosmetic surgery is only successful when you are happy and pleased!
Most Popular Procedures: Oculoplastics
- Plastic Surgery, Vein Treatment
- Richard Burkett, MD,
- 1770 E. Broad St Suite 100
- Mansfield, Texas 76063