Dr. Ronald C Burgess MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Burgess is an orthopedic surgeon in Lexington, Kentucky and is affiliated with Baptist Health Lexington. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 30 doctors at Baptist Health Lexington who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Health Lexington
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1979

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979–1983

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Hand Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Long-Term Results of Forearm Shortening and Volar Radiocarpal Capsulotomy for Wrist Flexion Deformity in Children With Amyoplasia.
Burgess, R.C., Robbe, R.

Thumb hypoplasia.
Riley, S.A., Burgess, R.C.

A technique for using the Ilizarov fixator for primary centralization in radial clubhand.
Thirkannad, S.M., Burgess, R.C.


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