Dr. Howard A Burris MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Howard Burris is a medical oncologist in Nashville, Tennessee. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital and Tristar Centennial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of South Alabama College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Baptist Hospital and one of 7 at Tristar Centennial Medical Center who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1988

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Fellowship, Hematology, 1988 - 1991

University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASCO), American Society of Clinical Oncologists

Publications & Presentations

Radiation recall with anticancer agents.
Burris, H.A., Hurtig, J.

7th Community Oncology Conference
2012 3 30

Incidence and time course of everolimus-related adverse events in postmenopausal women with hormone receptor-positive advanced breast cancer: insights from BOLERO-2.
Rugo, H. S.,Pritchard, K. I.,Gnant, M.,Noguchi, S.,Piccart, M.,Hortobagyi, G.,Baselga, J.,Perez, A.,Geberth, M.,Csoszi, T.,Chouinard, E.,Srimuninnimit, V.,Puttawibul, P.,Eakle, J.,Feng, W.,Bauly, H.,El-Hashimy, M.,Taran, T.,Burris, H. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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