Dr. Edward B. Burns Jr., MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 61

1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 100
Knoxville, TN 37916
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Dr. Burns Jr.' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
1901 W Clinch Ave
Knoxville, TN 37916

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Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic
Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic
1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 100
Knoxville, TN 37916
Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic
744 Middle Creek Rd Ste 100
Sevierville, TN 37862
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    Dr. Burns Jr.' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
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    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Heel Spur
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Burns Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Med College Virginia
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Madigan Amc
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Tripler Army Med Center
    Complete in 1987

    Fellowship Hospital

    Campbell Clin/U Tenn
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burns Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Burns Jr.' Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.0
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns Jr. to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Burns Jr.' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Burns Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Cigna-HealthSpring
    • CorVel
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • NovaNet
    • Prime Health Services
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic
    1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 100
    Knoxville, TN 37916
    (865) 524-5365 (Office)
    (865) 673-8007 (Fax)
    B
    Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinic
    744 Middle Creek Rd Ste 100
    Sevierville, TN 37862
    (865) 524-5365 (Office)
    (865) 673-8007 (Fax)
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