Dr. Richard E Burney MD Surgeon

Dr. Richard Burney is a surgeon in Ann Arbor, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 49 doctors at University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and one of 32 at Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1969–1974

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

MI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Influence of prophylactic central lymph node dissection on postoperative thyroglobulin levels and radioiodine treatment in papillary thyroid cancer.
Hughes, D.T., White, M.L., Miller, B.S., Gauger, P.G., Burney, R.E., Doherty, G.M.

An international perspective on ultrasound training and use for thyroid and parathyroid disease.
Miller, B.S., Gauger, P.G., Broome, J.T., Burney, R.E., Doherty, G.M.

Generic and condition-specific outcomes measures don't compete.
Burney, R.E.

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