Dr. Steven Burka, MD

Dr. Steven Burka, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(8)
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Dr. Steven Burka, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Chevy Chase, MD. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 914

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 654-3803

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypercalcemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Stamford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Center Nyu
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burka to family and friends
3.4
based on 8 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Burka's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Bethesda, MD |
Dishonest. Greedy Makes money rather than cures. Sends you make tests despite you brought him fresh ones. When I asked him to confirm that the prescribed drug won’t increase dangerous for me creatinine serum (Internet data) he said that gave a small dose. It was a lie. I didn’t use this drug and...more
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in Washington, DC |
Dr. Burka is an excellent physician. He listens well to his patients, provides information to them in clear and understandable terms, and gives excellent care. I would heartily recommend him.
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Arlington, VA |
First rate Doctor. Cares about his patients. Sound advice. Completely stabilized my chronic and potentially fatal chronic kidney conditions as well as a holistic approach.
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in Rockville, MD |
Because of Dr. Burka I'm still alive and doing great
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Dr. Burka accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Burka has admitting privileges

Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Rd NW
Washington, DC 20016
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Suburban Hospital
8600 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814
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