Dr. John William Burress MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. John Burress is a family medicine doctor in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 86 doctors at Boston Medical Center who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Harvard School of Public Health
Residency, Occupational Medicine, 1992–1994

Greenville Hospital System/University of South Carolina
Residency, Family Practice, 1989–1992

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Preventive Medicine
Certified in Occupational Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

The obesity epidemic and future emergency responders.
Tsismenakis, A. J., Christophi, C. A., Burress, J. W., Kinney, A. M., Kim, M., Kales, S. N.

Predictors of on-duty coronary events in male firefighters in the United States.
Geibe, J. R., Holder, J., Peeples, L., Kinney, A. M., Burress, J. W., Kales, S. N.

Firefighter heart presumption retirements in Massachusetts 1997-2004.
Holder, J. D., Stallings, L. A., Peeples, L., Burress, J. W., Kales, S. N.


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