Dr. Wayne Z. Burkhead Jr, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 62

9301 N Central Expy
Dallas, TX 75231
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Hospital Quality

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Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
8200 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, TX 75231
North Central Surgical Center
9301 North Central Expressway, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75231

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burkhead Jr

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
WB Carrell Memorial Clinic
Carrell Clinic
9301 N Central Expy
Dallas, TX 75231
North Central Surgical Center
W.B. Carrell Memorial Clinic
9301 N Central Expy Ste 400
Dallas, TX 75231
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    Dr. Burkhead Jr's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Point Injections
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Burkhead Jr

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Parkland Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    University Tex Health Scis Center
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Tex Health Science Center
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burkhead Jr & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Burkhead Jr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • North Central Surgical Center

    • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burkhead Jr to family and friends

    67 responses
    below
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    64 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    66 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    67 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    67 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    67 responses
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    67 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Burkhead Jr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    WB Carrell Memorial Clinic
    Carrell Clinic
    9301 N Central Expy
    Dallas, TX 75231
    (214) 220-2468 (Office)
    B
    North Central Surgical Center
    W.B. Carrell Memorial Clinic
    9301 N Central Expy Ste 400
    Dallas, TX 75231
    (214) 220-2468 (Office)
    (214) 720-1982 (Fax)
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