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David E. Burns, M.D.

David E. Burns, M.D.

General Surgery , Surgery

4.9 out of 5 stars
UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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Accepting New Patients

Contact

Appointment (585) 341-0366

Locations

General Surgery - Rochester

Highland Hospital
1000 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620

About Me

Certified Specialties

Surgery (General Surgery) - American Board of Surgery

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Bariatric/GI (SMD)

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Surgery (General Surgery), University of Rochester Medical Center. 2003 - 2007

Internship, Surgery (General Surgery), University of Rochester Medical Center. 2002 - 2003

Residency, Internal Medicine, California Pacific Medical Center GME. 2000 - 2002

Education

MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry. 2000

Awards

Seymour I Schwartz Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award. 2019

Special Teaching Commendation. 2019

Elthea Caldwell Plastic Surgery Residents Teaching Award. 2017

Seymour I Schwartz Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award. 2017

AOA. 2002

Ratings & Comments

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Ratings

During this visit, did this provider spend enough time with you?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider show respect for what you had to say?

4.9 stars

During this visit, did this provider give you easy to understand information about these health questions or concerns?

5.0 stars

During this visit, did this provider listen carefully to you?

5.0 stars

During this visit, did this provider explain things in a way that was easy to understand?

4.8 stars

Patient Comments

4.6 stars

Good.

Feb 15, 2024

5.0 stars

Direct , showed confidence,

Jan 15, 2024

5.0 stars

Good experience I wanted his opinion.

Nov 22, 2023

5.0 stars

Good experience

Feb 22, 2023

5.0 stars

Surgery went very well thank you.

Aug 01, 2022

5.0 stars

My office visit was very good [...]

Feb 10, 2022

5.0 stars

David Burns is more like a Family Medicine provider than a Surgeon. That's why I liked him. My problem wasn't just a nail to his hammer.

Feb 08, 2022

5.0 stars

I'm going for a hernia surgery and he did my brother double hernia all at once (very good) David Burns MD.

Feb 04, 2022