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Jonathan Thornton, PA-C

Jonathan Thornton, PA-C is a Physician Assistant working with Dr. Brandon Burris.  He sees patients in the Hiram, Marietta, and Woodstock  offices.

Jonathan graduated from South University’s Physician Assistant Program in 2008. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a Minor in Sociology in 2004 from the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.

Jonathan has ten years of Orthopaedic experience including General Orthopaedics, Spine, Sports Medicine, and Orthopaedic Urgent Care. He holds a Georgia State Physician Assistant License and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Georgia Association of Physician Assistants, and the Physician Assistants of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Jonathan lives in Atlanta with his wife and 2 dogs. He enjoys traveling, biking, UGA football, and Atlanta United soccer.

Education & Training

South University
Savannah, Georgia
M.S. Physician Assistant Studies

University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia
Bachelor of Science in Psychology


Professional Organizations

American Academy of Physician Assistants
Georgia Association of Physician Assistants
Physician Assistants of Orthopaedic Surgery