Dr. Douglas Burka, MD

Dr. Douglas Burka, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Douglas Burka, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2005 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1455

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 656-6700

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 48% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 27% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 22% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Burka "Dr. Douglas Burka is a board certified General Surgeon who, with his physician assistants and dedicated office staff, provides comprehensive care to patients with a wide variety of surgical problems. The primary objective of the practice is to provide the highest quality of care and to achieve excellent outcomes."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

83  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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