Dr. Cathy A. Burnweit MD Surgeon

Dr. Cathy Burnweit is a surgeon in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Miami Children's Hospital. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Burnweit accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 80 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 12 at Miami Children's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1982

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1987

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 26 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 22 years in Pediatric Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Publications & Presentations

Surgical and anesthetic considerations in histrelin capsule implantation for the treatment of precocious puberty.
Davis, J. S.,Alkhoury, F.,Burnweit, C.

Treatment of suspected acute perforated appendicitis with antibiotics and interval appendectomy.
Nazarey, P. P.,Stylianos, S.,Velis, E.,Triana, J.,Diana-Zerpa, J.,Pasaron, R.,Stylianos, V.,Malvezzi, L.,Knight, C.,Burnweit, C.

Obstructing apple core lesion of the rectum: A case report of inflammatory pseudotumor masquerading as colorectal carcinoma.
Satahoo, S. S.,Brathwaite, C.,Davis, J. S.,Burnweit, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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