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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male

25495 Medical Center Dr Ste 101
Murrieta, CA 92562
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Dr. Burns' Experience

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Dr. Burns' Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Dr. Burns Performs

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Conditions Dr. Burns Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Southwest Healthcare System - Inland Valley Medical Center
36485 Inland Valley Drive
Wildomar, CA 92595
Southwest Healthcare System - Rancho Springs Medical Center
25500 Medical Center Drive
Murrieta, CA 92562

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burns

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Temecula Valley Day Surgery Center
Temecula Valley Day Surgery Center
25495 Medical Center Dr Ste 101
Murrieta, CA 92562
41637 Margarita Rd Ste 100
Temecula, CA 92591
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    Dr. Burns' Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    2
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pterygium
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    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Mayo Medical School
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Roanoke Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Calif
    Complete in 1984
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burns & 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. Burns' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Burns has admitting privileges:

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    • Southwest Healthcare System - Inland Valley Medical Center

    • Southwest Healthcare System - Rancho Springs Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burns

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    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 3 responses
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
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    3 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Burns accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Health Net
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
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    Office Locations

    A
    Temecula Valley Day Surgery Center
    25495 Medical Center Dr Ste 101
    Murrieta, CA 92562
    (951) 200-7777 (Office)
    B
    41637 Margarita Rd Ste 100
    Temecula, CA 92591
    (951) 719-1522 (Office)
    C
    Vision Care Correction
    3969 4th Ave Ste 301
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619) 291-6191 (Office)
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