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Dr. Ashley Thorsell, MD

Endocrinologist

Professional statement

***Please note that Ashley Thorsell only sees patients ages 18 or older.*** Ashley Thorsell is a caring and diligent endocrinologist based in San Luis Obispo, CA. Dr. Thorsell earned her medical degree from the St. George's University School of Medicine. She then moved to the United States to complete her residency in internal medicine at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. She continued her training by completing a fellowship in diabetes and endocrinology at Scripps Clinic, La Jolla. She also holds a bachelor’s degree from the California Polytechnic State University. Dr. Thorsell is a part of FCPP Central Coast and is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American Diabetes Association and the Endocrine Society. Because Dr. Thorsell is bilingual in English and Spanish, patients from a variety of backgrounds enjoy having her as their physician. Patients trust Dr. Thorsell’s expertise because she consistently provides high quality care that leads to positive and lasting health outcomes.

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Specialties

  • Endocrinologist

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • California Polytechnic State University (Bachelor’s)
  • Medical School - St. George's University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Professional memberships

  • American Diabetes Association
  • Endocrine Society

Awards and publications

  • BLS Certification (exp 7/31/2014)
  • 1. Loukas M, Thorsell A, Tubbs RS, Kapos T: The ansa cervicalis revisited. Folia Morphologica 66(2): 120-5, 2007.
  • Dean’s Honor List and President’s Honor List - Cal Poly State University
  • Cum Laude, Dept. of Microbiology, Cal Poly State University
  • ACLS Certification (exp 9/2013)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1013146364

Office locations

FCPP Specialty Care

1220 Las Tablas Road, Suite 1418

Templeton, CA 93465

FCPP Specialty Care

FCPP Specialty Care - SLO

35 Casa Street, Suite 130

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

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Dr. Thorsell was thorough, knowledgeable, professional, caring, kind, interested, and so very helpful! We are looking forward to much better care for my mother-in-law!
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Good, communication, and educational.
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Dr. Thorsell made me feel relaxed and at ease about my situation. She not only took the time to review my medical records before the appointment but also explained everything in detail and created a plan to move forward. Her staff was also excellent from the receptionist to the nurse/assistant.
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Dr. Thorsell takes time to evaluate concerns, discuss options, and provide feedback based on diagnosis and symptoms. She explains options based on recent research and is empathetic to medical concerns and issues.
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Very friendly. and supportive
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