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Dr. Doreen Burks, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 54

Dr. Burks

Dr. Doreen Burks, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology.


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Dr. Burks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Arthritis more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Burks' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • 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
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Doreen Burks, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

University Of Az College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1995
U Ariz Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1991
U Ariz Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1991
1991

Dr. Burks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Burks

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Incredibly kind and helpful. Makes time for me and treats me like a real patient not a number on a chart. Would highly recommend this extremely qualified doctor.
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She is kind, helpful, listens and tries to help. I've been going to her for several years. I couldn't say enough good things about her!
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