Dr. John Kenneth Burkus MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John Burkus is an orthopedic surgeon in Columbus, Georgia and is affiliated with Hughston Hospital. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Hughston Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Hughston Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1979 - 1980

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1980 - 1984

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988 - 1989

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

AL State Medical License
Active through 2012

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Retrograde ejaculation following single-level anterior lumbar surgery with or without recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in 5 randomized controlled trials.
Burkus, J. K., Dryer, R. F., Peloza, J. H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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