Dr. William Burfeind, MD

Radiology PhysicsMaleAge 54

Dr. Burfeind
Accepting new patients

St. Luke's Thoracic Surgical Associates

701 Ostrum St Ste 501 Fountain Hill, PA 18015

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(484) 526-3950

Dr. William Burfeind, MD is a Radiology Physicist in Fountain Hill, PA and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus and St. Luke's Hospital - Anderson Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Burfeind to book an appointment.

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Dr. Burfeind's conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Dr. Burfeind accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Burfeind's Reviews

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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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Susan B in Slatington, PA – Aug 08, 2016
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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I serve as the Chairman of Surgery at St. Luke's University Health Network and a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at Temple University Medical School....Read more

Biography

I serve as the Chairman of Surgery at St. Luke's University Health Network and a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at Temple University Medical School.

Specialties

  • Radiology Physics

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Duke University Hospital Program
Residency Hospital
1994
Internship Hospital
2004
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
1990
Middlebury College
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. William Burfeind, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Burfeind frequently treats Lung Cancer, Lung Surgery, and Pulmonary Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Burfeind treats.

Where is Dr. William Burfeind, MD's office located?

Dr. Burfeind's office is located at 701 Ostrum St Ste 501, Fountain Hill, PA 18015. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

St. Luke's Thoracic Surgical Associates

St. Luke's Thoracic Surgical Associates701 Ostrum St Ste 501 Fountain Hill, PA 18015
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Burfeind is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus

Allentown, PA

30 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Luke's Hospital - Anderson Campus

Easton, PA

86% Patient Experience Rating, 17% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus

Bethlehem, PA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

31 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus

Quakertown, PA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)