Dr. Howard Burris III, MD

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Dr. Howard Burris III, MD

Medical Oncology | Male

Tennessee Oncology PLLC 250 25th Ave N Ste 100, Nashville, TN 37203 Get Directions

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Dr. Burris III specializes in Medical Oncology and practices in Nashville, TN. He practices at 1 location.

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      Specialties

      • Medical Oncology
      • Hematology
      • Hematology & Oncology

      Board Certifications

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      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anemia
      • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Leukocytosis
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Melanoma
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Skin Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tongue Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

      Procedures Performed

      • Thoracentesis

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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

      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University of South Alabama

        Graduated in 1985

      • Internship Hospital
        Brooke Army Medical Center
      • Residency Hospital
        Brooke Army Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Brooke Army Medical Center

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Medical Oncology
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Burris III' Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Burris III

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients