Dr. Ted Burns, MD

Dr. Ted Burns, MD

Neuromuscular Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Ted Burns, MD is a neuromuscular medicine specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Univerisity Of Kansas School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neuromuscular medicine, clinical neurophysiology, and more.Read his story

1221 Lee St

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 924-5348

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Myasthenia Gravis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 92% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Burns' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Burns "I am a Professor of Neurology who provides patient care to patients with neuromuscular disorders, such as myasthenia graves (MG), ALS, peripheral neuropathy (e.g. CIDP) and muscle disorders."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Burns "I consider patient care a partnership between the doctor and the patient. Listening and patient education are key components to this. I treat all my patients with respect and dignity."

3  Specialties

  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

4  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine**

37  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Univerisity Of Kansas School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Kansas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burns' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
35 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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  • 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
Dr. Burns Says:

I very much appreciate the positive feedback I've received so far. 


Patient Comments (7)

I am currently a patient of Dr. Burns. He is the best! Dr. Burns makes the follow up calls himself. Something you do not see very often.
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Dr. Burns is an enormously proficient neurologist. In addition to being an expert in his specialty, he is patient-centered; he is fully present and listens to his patients, affording them dignity and allowing them to participate in their care and decision-making. And he appears to be a great...more
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Dr. Burns is a very thorough Doctor. He makes sure you understand what he is telling you answers whatever questions you have in language you can understand. Makes you feel at ease with whatever the diagnosis is. Like him very much and would recommend him very highly.
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Dr. Burns is one of the most caring and knowledgeable doctors I have ever seen, and I have seen a lot of doctors! I suffered from neuropathy from complications with ovarian cancer. He was not my regular doctor, but he was recommended to me and saw me the same day, fitting me into his busy clinic...more
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Dr. Burns offered excellent care and treatment when I saw him for reoccurring nerve pain. He was thorough in his analysis, and his diagnosis and subsequent referral, led to a speedy recovery and a return to pain-free daily tasks. I have recommended him to others, and consider him a valuable...more
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