Dr. William Burnette, MD

Dr. William Burnette, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Burnette, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

2200 CHILDREN'S WAY 9thFloor

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Burnette

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Burnette performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
normal
more than 74% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 57% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
normal
more than 44% of peers

Dr. Burnette's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
58

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

More

Read More
1

Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Children's Hospital Medical Center Of Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Cincinnati Academic Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burnette has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Burnette does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Burnette and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Burnette's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burnette to family and friends
3.5
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Burnette's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Nashville, TN |
He spent two hours discussing my daughter's condition with us. He was very thorough and kind. as we left he said to my daughter, "You know, this isn't the most important thing about you. This isn't even one of the big things. You are smart and strong and funny and kind, and you need to remember...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Kentucky |
He listens and made us feel as if he actually care.
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Burnette

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Burnette accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Burnette has admitting privileges

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232
View Hospital Profile
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1211 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232
View Hospital Profile