Dr. John Burns, MD

Dr. John Burns, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. John Burns, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Montoursville, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Oral Roberts University, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology and pediatric gastroenterology.

10 Choate Cir

Montoursville, PA 17754

Contact Information

(570) 368-5566

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Crohn's Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Burns'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. Burns "My medical practice is an extension of who I am. Simply a servant of my Creator, who is trying to serve others through the diagnosis and treatment of those who need Gastroenterology help. By attempting to listen to the patient, and apply what I have learned and experienced over the years, I prayerfully do my best to serve. Whether it is a simple colonoscopy screening evaluation, or a complicated medical issue, I will do my best to help."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

4  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

88  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • California State University, Stanislaus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Oral Roberts University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Scott and White Hospital Texas A&M University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burns' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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  • 1
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Dr. Burns' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Our experience with Dr. Burns was a positive one from the moment my two year olds name was called and the nurse was at the door kneeling at her level. Dr. Burns and his team treated us with great care, truly listened, and developed a plan with us. He was expert,but did not speak over us and it was...more
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Extremely bright. Thorough listener. Is willing to admit when he's wrong or not sure.
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