Dr. Robert Burns, MD

Dr. Robert Burns, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Robert Burns, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1976 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

400 Newport Center Dr Ste 500

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 760-1144

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
normal
more than 73% of peers
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
normal
more than 69% of peers
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
normal
more than 67% 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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Burns does not have any board certifications listed.

15  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Heart Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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.

Education

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Stanford Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Burns has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Burns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burns' Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Burns' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Burns has the credentials, experience and specialized skills that I was searching for when I was seeking treatment for a bilateral hernia. He is also the only surgeon in California, and one of only a handful of doctors in America, that perform the Desarda Technique, no mesh, hernia...more
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