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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 68

2227 Vadalabene Dr Ste 100
Maryville, IL 62062
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Dr. Burstein's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hospital
4500 Memorial Dr
Belleville, IL 62226
Saint Elizabeth Hospital
211 S 3rd St
Belleville, IL 62220

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Illinois Oncology
Illinois Oncology
2227 Vadalabene Dr Ste 100
Maryville, IL 62062
Illinois Oncology
4000 N Illinois Ln Ste C
Swansea, IL 62226
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    Dr. Burstein's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
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    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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

    Boston University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1972

    Internship Hospital

    Geo Wash Hospital
    Complete in 1973

    Residency Hospital

    Geo Wash Hospital
    Complete in 1974
    Washington Va Hospital
    Complete in 1975

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Wash Hospital
    Complete in 1977
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burstein & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Burstein's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Anderson Hospital

    • Gateway Regional Medical Center

    • Memorial Hospital

    • Saint Elizabeth Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
    • 4 Star Ratings
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    3.8 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burstein to family and friends

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Dr. Burstein's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Burstein

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Burstein accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • HealthLink
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • Pekin Insurance
    • Thrivent Financial
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    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Illinois Oncology
    2227 Vadalabene Dr Ste 100
    Maryville, IL 62062
    (618) 288-6800 (Office)
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    Illinois Oncology
    4000 N Illinois Ln Ste C
    Swansea, IL 62226
    (618) 233-8000 (Office)
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