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Specialties & Research

Dr. Barbara Burtness, MD is board certified in Medical Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Burtness graduated from Stony Brook University. She has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Burtness has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Middlesex Hospital 
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital 


  • German
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Barbara Burtness MD is a female Oncologist , has 25 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Barbara Burtness practice?
Dr. Barbara Burtness has 3 office locations.
Dr. Barbara Burtness practices Medical Oncology near Jenkintown, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Philadelphia, PA and New Haven, CT.
See Jenkintown Oncologists.