Dr. William Burfeind Jr, MD

Dr. William Burfeind Jr, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. William Burfeind Jr, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Fountain Hill, PA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1994 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

701 Ostrum St Ste 603

Fountain Hill, PA 18015

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Lung Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

29  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Middlebury College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Duke U Med Ctr/Duke Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burfeind and his staff were totally awesome. From the initial visit to the last you always knew you were in good hands. While in the hospital the care was phenomenal. I would definitely recommend Dr. Burfeind knowing you will receive the best care.
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Dr. Burfeind is an extremely talented, intelligent, caring and very thorough doctor. His expertise in dealing with our family through two different major medical situations over a several year period has strengthened our trust in him to doubtlessly recommend him to anyone in need of his services. ...Read More
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