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

Contact Information

(484) 526-3990

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Burfeind Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burfeind Jr treats Lung Cancer more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Burfeind Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burfeind Jr performs Lung Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Burfeind Jr performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burfeind Jr performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Burfeind Jr performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. Burfeind Jr's conditions and procedures:

Achalasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Heller Myotomy
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
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
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
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 (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

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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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