Dr. Barbara Kay Burton MD

Dr. Barbara Burton is a medical genetics doctor in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Burton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 6 doctors at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and one of 6 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Medical Genetics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Medical Genetics

Clinical Interests: Health Status

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1973–1975

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified 32 years in Clinical Biochemical Genetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified 32 years in Clinical Genetics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 36 years in Pediatrics

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Single-dose, subcutaneous recombinant phenylalanine ammonia lyase conjugated with polyethylene glycol in adult patients with phenylketonuria: an open-label, multicentre, phase 1 dose-escalation trial.
Longo, N.,Harding, C. O.,Burton, B. K.,Grange, D. K.,Vockley, J.,Wasserstein, M.,Rice, G. M.,Dorenbaum, A.,Neuenburg, J. K.,Musson, D. G.,Gu, Z.,Sile, S.

Three rare diseases in one Sib pair: RAI1, PCK1, GRIN2B mutations associated with Smith-Magenis Syndrome, cytosolic PEPCK deficiency and NMDA receptor glutamate insensitivity.
Adams, D. R.,Yuan, H.,Holyoak, T.,Arajs, K. H.,Hakimi, P.,Markello, T. C.,Wolfe, L. A.,Vilboux, T.,Burton, B. K.,Fajardo, K. F.,Grahame, G.,Holloman, C.,Sincan, M.,Smith, A. C.,Wells, G. A.,Huang, Y.,Vega, H.,Snyder, J. P.,Golas, G. A.,Tifft, C. J.,Boerkoel, C. F.,Hanson, R. W.,Traynelis, S. F.,Kerr, D. S.,Gahl, W. A.

Sapropterin dihydrochloride use in pregnant women with phenylketonuria: An interim report of the PKU MOMS sub-registry.
Grange, D. K.,Hillman, R. E.,Burton, B. K.,Yano, S.,Vockley, J.,Fong, C. T.,Hunt, J.,Mahoney, J. J.,Cohen-Pfeffer, J. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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