Richard I. Burton, M.D.

Richard I. Burton, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 706
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-6321
Administrative: (585) 275-6321


The biographical information for Richard I. Burton, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Who's Who in Finance and Industry 2001 - Present
Who's Who in the East 2001 - Present
Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare 1996 - Present
Who's Who in Science and Engineering 1993 - Present
Who's Who in Education 1993 - Present
Best Doctors in America 1992 - Present
Who's Who in the World 1991 - Present
Who's Who in America 1990 - Present
Executive of the Year 1981
Henry C. and Bertha Buswell Distinguished Service Fellow University of Rochester 1980 - 1981

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 31 available »

2002 Nov
Burton RI, Campolattaro RM, Ronchetti PJ. "Volar plate arthroplasty for osteoarthritis of the proximal interphalangeal joint: a preliminary report." The Journal of hand surgery. 2002 Nov; 27(6):1065-72.
1999 Aug
Levine BP, Jones JA, Burton RI. "Nerve entrapments of the upper extremity: A surgical perspective." Neurologic clinics. 1999 Aug; 17(3):549-65, vii.
Tomaino,M. M.; Pellegrini,V. D.,Jr; Burton,R. I. "Arthroplasty of the basal joint of the thumb. Long-term follow-up after ligament reconstruction with tendon interposition". Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American volume. 1995; 77(3): 346,355. Link
1994 Jul
Tomaino MM, Delsignore J, Burton RI. "Long-term results following proximal row carpectomy." The Journal of hand surgery. 1994 Jul; 19(4):694-703.
1994 May
Alioto RJ, Rosier RN, Burton RI, Puzas JE. "Comparative effects of growth factors on fibroblasts of Dupuytren's tissue and normal palmar fascia." The Journal of hand surgery. 1994 May; 19(3):442-52.

Current Appointments

Special Advisor to the Sr. Assoc. Dean for Academic Affairs - Department of Dean's Office M&D - Administration (SMD)
Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


Hand Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


MD | Medicine | Harvard Medical School1962
BA | Embryology, Developmental Anatomy | Amherst College1958

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Plastic reconstructive hand surgery at St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center-Roosevelt Divi09/01/1970 - 06/30/1971
Residency in Combined Harvard Orthopaedic Residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital09/01/1966 - 06/30/1970
Residency in General Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center01/01/1963 - 06/30/1964
Internship in General Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1962 - 12/31/1962