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Kristen E. Burhans, M.D.

Kristen E. Burhans, M.D.


Obstetrics & Gynecology , General Obstetrics & Gynecology

4.9 out of 5 stars
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Gender Wellness, Obstetrics and Gynecology - Rochester

Lattimore Medical Center
125 Lattimore Road, West Entrance, Suite 150
Rochester, NY 14620

Strong Beginnings Maternity Services - Rochester

Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

About Me

Certified Specialties

Obstetrics & Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2012 - 2015

Internship, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2011 - 2012


MD | University at Buffalo. 2011


CREOG National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education. 2018

Resident Achievement Award. 2015

The Obstetrical Perinatology Award. 2015

2015 Resident Award for Excellence in Obstetrics. 2015

The Obstetrics & Gynecology Department Award. 2015

The Dr. Ward L Ekas Award. 2015

The Dr. Richard E Fullerton Award. 2013

Hans J Lowenstein Award for Academic Excellence in Obstetrics. 2011


My research interests include medical student, resident and interprofessional education, specifically integration of experiential learning and simulation into formal curricula.


Journal Articles

Prenatal Ultrasound Measurement of Fetal Stomach Size Is Predictive of Postnatal Development of GERD in Isolated Cleft Lip and/or Palate.

Toscano M, Burhan K, Mack LM, Henderson S, Koltz PF, Girotto JA, Thornburg LL

The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 2020 November 6 :1055665620968717. Epub 11/06/2020.

Ratings & Comments

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

4.9 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?

4.8 stars

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

4.9 stars

Patient Comments

Dr. Burhans is extremely easy to work with, she listens to all issues and is extremely knowledgeable about treatment solutions.

Feb 01, 2024

5.0 stars


Dec 15, 2023

5.0 stars

Dr. Burhans is great. She takes your concerns & questions seriously & provides you with answers to help you understand things medically.

Jun 14, 2023

5.0 stars

Best provider I've ever seen in the OB/GYN specialty - and I've seen MANY.

Apr 10, 2023

5.0 stars

Dr. Burhans is ALWAYS forthright, explains things fully, and is 100% candid in her handling of my care.

Jan 25, 2023

5.0 stars

Dr. Burhans took great care in making the internal exam comfortable - thank you!!!

Jun 27, 2022

5.0 stars

Dr. Burhans is terrific. She creates a comfortable atmosphere and always listens.

Jun 17, 2022

5.0 stars

[...] She is the best OB-GYN I have EVER seen.

Jun 03, 2022