Dr. Fernando D Burstein MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Fernando Burstein is a plastic surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Northside Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Burstein accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and one of 63 at Northside Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: Aesthetic/Cosmetic, Head & Neck, Pediatric Craniofacial

Clinical Interests: Cosmetic surgery, Reconstruction, Cosmetic medicine, Neck/neck pain, Rhinoplasty, Cosmetic & reconstructive facial procedures: facelift, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, brow lift, cleft lip/palate surgery, facial contouring, ultherapy, otoplasty, neck lift, & more.

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1980 - 1982

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Head & Neck Surgery, 1982 - 1986

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1988

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, 1989

UCLA Medical Center
Internship, General Surgery, 1981 - 1982

University of Kansas School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 28 years in Otolaryngology

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 23 years in Plastic Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Does use of bupivacaine-soaked pledgets aid in the care of postoperative cleft palate patients?
Otterburn, D.M., Burstein, F.D.

Use of hydroxyapatite cement in pediatric craniofacial reconstructive surgery: strategies for avoiding complications.
Singh, K.A., Burstein, F.D., Williams, J.K.

Prevention and correction of airway compromise in rhinoplasty.
Burstein, F.D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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