Dr. John Burgess, MD

Dr. John Burgess, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. John Burgess, MD is a dermatologist in Virginia Beach, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Bowman Gray School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in dermatology.

1168 First Colonial Rd Ste 101

Virginia Beach, VA 23454

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Burgess performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Actinic Keratosis
more than 77% of peers
more than 74% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Burgess'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Burgess does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Bowman Gray School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Burgess has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Burgess has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burgess' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burgess to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Burgess' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He has been my Dermatologist for several years. Very through and has treated various cancer and precancerous lesions as well as general skin rashes
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Dr. Burgess has no basic social skills. He does not greet you, he talks down to you, and has a sarcastic manner. This is also the behavior of his nurse. When my husband and I asked for our respective pathology reports, we were asked why we wanted them and Dr. Burgess told my husband he wouldn't...more
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Dr. Burgess lacks proper bedside manners. He never introduced himself when he entered the room, lectured me for using a tanning bed over 14 years ago for several minutes, never asked about my sun & skin care procedures now, didn't ask any questions to understand me better. He prescribed medicine...more
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