Dr. Joseph Burns, MD

Dr. Joseph Burns, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Joseph Burns, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Van Nuys, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

6815 Noble Ave

Van Nuys, CA 91405

Contact Information

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 43% of peers
Limb Pain
more than 29% 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 "At the Southern California Orthopedic Institute, we are dedicated to providing the best possible care available for people of all ages and all walks of life. In addition, we serve as a leading educator of orthopedic surgery technique to surgeons around the world."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

6  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gout
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Connecticut Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Connecticut Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Southern California Orthopedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Burns' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Burns' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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