Dr. Matthew Burman, MD

Dr. Matthew Burman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Matthew Burman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bloomfield Hills, MI and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in ophthalmology.

43996 Woodward Ave Ste 101

Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 3 More

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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy


1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Burman does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects


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12  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (7/16/2010)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr. Matthew Lloyd Burman; License # G31513

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Michigan Board of Medicine on 04-02-2009 suspended the physician's medical license for a minimum period of twenty-eight days and ordered the physician to complete three hours of continuing medical education in ethics and boundaries based upon the physician's misdemeanor conviction for his conduct during his treatment of a patient.

    The physician on 11-07-2008 pled guilty to one count of criminal sexual conduct, fourth degree and was placed on probation for a period of five years. The physician was also ordered to have no contact with the patient, undergo sex offender treatment, have a patient monitor with all female patients for office visits and emergencies chosed by his parole officer, and to comply with sex offender registration requirements.

    Action Taken:

    The Medical Board of California has accepted the Surrender of the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California.

    State: California
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/6/2009)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr. Matthew Lloyd Burman; License # E2155

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state. The physician in response to a pending investigation by the Texas Medical Board of alleged physician misconduct that occurred in the State of Michigan, the physician has agreed to permanently surrender his license to practice medicine in the State of Texas in lieu of further disciplinary proceedings.

    Action Taken-Agreed Voluntary Surrender Order

    The Texas Medical Board has accepted the Voluntary & Permanent Surrender of the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Texas. The physician's Texas medical license has been permanently canceled.

    State: Texas
0 Board Actions

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


  • Parsons College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Va Hospital Georgetown University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Brooks Aerospace Med Base
    Other Education | Completed 1976

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Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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