Dr. Alton Jay Burns MD

Dr. Alton Burns is a vascular surgery doctor in Dallas, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Medical Center of Dallas and Medical City Dallas Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Children's Medical Center of Dallas and one of 10 at Medical City Dallas Hospital who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1986 - 1988

University of Utah
Residency, General Surgery, 1981 - 1986

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified in Plastic Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Commentary on: Treatment of cellulite using a 1440-nm pulsed laser with one-year follow-up: preliminary report.
Burns, A. J.

Nonsurgical skin tightening modalities.
Burns, A. J., Dover, J., Gregory, R. O., Zelickson, B.

Monopolar radiofrequency tissue tightening--how we do it in our practice.
Burns, A. J., Holden, S. G.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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