Dr Andrew Thorns
Director of Medicine
Andrew first joined Pilgrims Hospices as a consultant in 2000 in a joint post with East Kent Hospitals. He became Medical Director at Pilgrims in 2015 balancing his leadership and clinical commitments.
Andrew strongly believes in the importance of research and skilled communication to improve patient care. He is proud of Pilgrims’ research pedigree and enjoys his role as an advanced communication skills facilitator.