Dr. Dale Burleson, MD

Dr. Dale Burleson, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 53
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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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Top Care Areas

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (2/13/2015)
    Action Taken: Other
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Italian
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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%
(0)
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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