Dr. James Burson, MD

Dr. James Burson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. James Burson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Newnan, GA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

225 Millard Farmer Ind Blvd Bldg 200

Newnan, GA 30263

Contact Information

(770) 955-0272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Burson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Burson "I believe in timely, compassionate and comprehensive care for all of my patients"

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

74  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Emory U Sch Med Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Emory U Sch Med Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burson to family and friends
18 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Burson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Burson is amazing. He is super thorough and professional! Would recommend to everyone!!!!
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I would not recommend this practice...Hearing aids paid for when bought last March and still receiving a bill every month...The office says they can do nothing about it...Poor management
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He was very nice and he did deviated septum surgery on me to help the breathing through my nose. It didn't help. I still can't breathe through my left nostril and now have a sharp pain in my nose. He charged me for post op appt and I told him things were not better. He told me to come back. I...more
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I was referred to Dr. Burson 20+ years ago by my Emory ENT and he has been fantastic. My ear condition is uncommon and he mastered my treatment successfully early on and that expert care has continued to this day. He is compassionate and caring and will listen to your issues and concerns. He...more
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Wonderful ENT. He is very caring and takes the time to listen. Very smart as well.
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