Dr. Dale Burleson, MD

Dr. Dale Burleson, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Dale Burleson, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Texas A&M Univ. College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 770

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(972) 526-0910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

1 Board Action Found
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Burleson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burleson performs Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Burleson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burleson performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Burleson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, or Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burleson performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Burleson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Burleson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fecal Impaction
Fecal Incontinence
Fistula
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
Pruritus Ani
Rectal Abscess
Rectal Bleeding
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal-Colon Bleeding
Rectocele
Rectovaginal Fistula
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)
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Throughout our practice, we strive to develop strong patient connections that make each experience a positive one. Our highly qualified team of physicians, nurses, and office staff are committed to providing the highest standards of care, to ensure the best possible outcomes .

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • University Of Kansas Wichita
    Residency Hospital
  • 1994
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1990
    Texas A&M Univ. College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Burleson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Burleson

3.4

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
53.333333333333336%
(16)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
36.666666666666664%
(11)

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Dr. Burleson was available when I went to the Emergency room and I discovered I needed immediate emergency surgery and he saved my life. From his follow-up care and another surgery to remove tumors, I have been very impressed with him. He takes the time to explain every procedure and is very...Read More
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I had a scheduled Right Hemicolectomy done in May 2017. This procedure was done via the DiVinci Robotic procedure. While still in the hospital recovering I became septic due to Dr Burleson perforating my small intestine, which required a second open emergency procedure and a total of 7 days in the...Read More
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I just had a robotic right hemicolectomy done this week by Dr. B and I am astounded by his low rating in healthgrades. Outstanding, phenomenal, wonderful are not even close to describe this Doctor. He took the time- an excessive amount of time before my surgery to explain everything, he took the...Read More
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I had a sigmoid colectomy on Monday and was released from the hospital on Wednesday. I have been working from home since Thursday and I am recovering very well. On schedule to return to the office after two weeks from the date of surgery. Not only is Dr. Burleson a very talented surgeon but he is...Read More
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Dr. Burleson performed my Hemmerhoidectomy. He is not a hand holder. What he is, is a very skilled doc leaving me in minimal pain post op. Im on day 2, and I can walk. His no nonsense approach made me feel like he knew what he was doing and so I trusted him. That trust was well placed. Personally,...Read More
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Locations

Texas Colon & Rectal Specialists

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Gold HMO
Gold Plus
Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
MedHealthInsurance
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
Choice EPO
Choice Plus POS
Compass
Navigate POS

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