About Kent Thorne
J. Kent Thorne, MD, FACS, specializes in complex heart valve replacement and repair and is a recipient of the prestigious Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Fellowship from Boston Children's Hospital.
Dr. Thorne was born and raised in Salt Lake City and earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Utah. Following graduation, he earned his medical degree at the University of Utah School of Medicine. After completing his internship at the University of California Los Angeles, Dr. Thorne returned to the University of Utah for his surgical and cardiothoracic residency training. He also completed a fellowship program in pediatric cardiac surgery at the Boston Children's Hospital.
Dr. Thorne is a board-certified surgeon who works hard to provide his patients with the care they need to resolve or diminish heart conditions and experience improved health.
University of Utah School of Medicine
University of California Los Angeles
Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery - University of Utah
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital
Certifications & Memberships
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
MountainStar Cardiovascular Surgery
1160 East 3900 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Phone: (801) 743-4750
Fax: (801) 743-4765
Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm