Dr. Norman Burns, MD

Dr. Norman Burns, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
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Dr. Norman Burns, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester Hills, MI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurology.

3950 S Rochester Rd Ste 1300

Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Contact Information

(248) 299-0000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Community Health Choice
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very high
more than 99% of peers
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very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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  • Michigan State Univerisity
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Wayne State University/DMC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Wayne State University/DMC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Burns' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
based on 31 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Burns' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Sterling Heights, MI
WORST dr EVER. I was almost in a wheelchair with many neurlogical problems. I had MRI's done in the hospital and nothing showed up on them. I wanted Dr Burns to do a LP but he said that would not tell him anything. Then during one of my visits with him he said, "I don't know what you have, just go...more
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in Shelby charter Township
I had a TIA, (lost feeling in one side, couldn't swallow, terrible knock you over head pain, dizziness...) My husband took me to the ER...ER doc said it seems like a stroke but every test came back fine, BURNS said I was probably just sleep deprived because i had a baby at home. 2 days later I had...more
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in Rochester, MI
Dr Burns is the most caring down to earth guy I have ever met. He listens and is a very compassionate person. The only neurologist I would recommend.
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in Sterling Heights, MI
I took my 89 year old mother to Dr. Burns. Her memory is fading and I wanted him to assess her mental condition and compare 2 brain scans (18 months apart) to see if she was having mini strokes. He asked about 10 questions. She knew the answer to probably four. Yes, she has dementia, should have...more
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in Sterling Heights, MI
Over $800 billed to insurance for less than a 15 minute visit, and had no real guidance or conclusion to offer. Had an EEG done in a torn up leather recliner that looks like a throw back from the 70's. Charging that much, hey get new furniture! Also, never had an EEG; so, it would've been nice to...more
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