Dr. David Burns, MD

Dr. David Burns, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
(57)
Save
Dr. David Burns, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from The Queen's University Of Belfast, College Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

902 Frostwood Dr Ste 307

Houston, TX 77024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/4/2005)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Burns' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Burns' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burns treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Burns treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Elbow Injuries
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burns treats Elbow Injuries more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Burns treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burns treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Burns treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Burns' conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Chronic Neck Pain
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Burns, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from The Queen's University Of Belfast, College Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • Univ Of Western Ontario Ontario Canada
    Residency Hospital
  • 1979
    U Western Ont
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    The Queen's University Of Belfast, College Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Burns' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Burns

4.1

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
75.43859649122807%
(43)
4 Stars
1.7543859649122806%
(1)
3 Stars
1.7543859649122806%
(1)
2 Stars
1.7543859649122806%
(1)
1 Star
19.29824561403509%
(11)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Burns?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Burns' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. David Burns, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Dr. Burns is great at solving medical issues, very caring and takes the time to listen to all of your concerns. His staff is friendly and happy to help.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Burns, MD?
Reply
Dr Burns and his staff are the most helpful and compassionate group of professional you can find in Houston. i could barely walk when i started seeing him but now have improved by nearly 100%. if you are in need of a thorough ,excellent Dr. is the Best of the Best, Irma
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Burns, MD?
Reply
This Doctor will listen to you and make it his priority to combine past and present medical history to better understand your situation. He is pours his heart and soul into his practice and patients. He was able to diagnose me with an autoimmune disorder in less than 5 months. (It usually takes...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Burns, MD?
Reply
I went to Dr Burns for a second opinion and I was told I had a autoimmune disease. Finally I knew what was wrong with me. Dr. Burns place me on medication and weekly visits and weekly blood work. When I asked the Dr. Why so much blood work being done he said because of the meds and wouldn't say...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Burns, MD?
Reply
He is a great doctor and it was a blessing to find him. He is very knowledgeable and thorough. He and his staff are truly exceptional and really care about the patient. He will help you.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. David Burns, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Burns?

Locations

Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO