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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 68

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Dr. Burton's Experience

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Dr. Burton's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Claire Regional Medical Center
222 Medical Cir
Morehead, KY 40351

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Cave Run Surgical Specialists
CAVE RUN SURGICAL SPECIALISTS
425 Clinic Dr
Morehead, KY 40351
Cave Run Surgical Specialists
Cave Run Surgical Specialists
425 Clinic Dr
Morehead, KY 40351
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    Dr. Burton's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
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    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Burton

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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    University Ky Hosps

    Residency Hospital

    University Ky Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burton & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Burton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burton

    Dr. Burton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Experience with Dr. Burton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burton to family and friends*
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Burton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Cave Run Surgical Specialists
    CAVE RUN SURGICAL SPECIALISTS
    425 Clinic Dr
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 783-6500 (Office)
    (606) 784-2542 (Fax)
    • Parking: Clinic parking, no fees
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    Cave Run Surgical Specialists
    425 Clinic Dr
    Morehead, KY 40351
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    Kentucky One Surgical Associate
    GATEWAY SURGICAL ASSOCIATES
    250 Foxglove Dr Ste 1
    Mount Sterling, KY 40353
    (859) 499-4141 (Office)
    (859) 498-6748 (Fax)
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    Dr. Burton's Office & Staff
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    Overall
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