Dr. Ernest Burch, MD

Dr. Ernest Burch, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Ernest Burch, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

6701 Airport Blvd Ste B329

Mobile, AL 36608

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

1 Board Action Found
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (5/16/2016)View details
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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Burch's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burch treats Ulcer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Burch treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burch performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Burch performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burch treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Burch treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones

Dr. Burch's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Testicular Cancer
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ernest Burch, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital
  • 1995
    Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1995

Dr. Burch's Reviews

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4.3

Based on 17 reviews

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Had a small cyst removed and I have had absolutely no pain from the incision.
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I had general surgery performed by this doctor. I was given the impression that the incision would be approximately an inch or two. It was agonizing and psychologically traumatizing to be left with a scar more than several inches in length. A year later the mass returned and I had to have another...Read More
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Great doctor. Makes sure you have everything you need. I had a medical emergency and he personally walked me back to the pre-op area and made sure I was well taken care of.
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Dr. Burch recently treated my husband at Providence Hospital for bowel obstruction . My husband was very ill when brought into ER . Dr. Burch immediately went into action, tried to treat the problem without invasive surgery and was very attentive, compassionate and kept us informed at every step...Read More
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Dr Burch is a very uncaring and in compassionate doctor. He did not listen to me when I told him I was having complications. Rather than see me in his office during business hours 2 days after surgery, his nurse called me back and rudely told me to go to the emergency room. I would never recommend...Read More
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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