AboutDr. Edward Burns Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Knoxville, TN. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery of the Hand and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Burns is affiliated with Physician's Regional Medical Center, East Tennessee Children's Hospital and LaFollette Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Edward Burns Jr has the following 2 specialties
- Surgery of the Hand
Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
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- Dupuytren's Contracture
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Dr. Burns is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Physician's Regional Medical Center
900 E Oak Hill Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
1901 W Clinch Ave
Knoxville, TN 37916
University Of Tennessee Memorial Hospital
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
St Marys Med Ctr
Mercy Medical Center West
10820 Parkside Dr
Knoxville, TN 37934
E Tn Childrens Hosp
Methodist Med Center Of Oak Ridge
990 Oak Ridge Tpke
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Baptist Hospital of East Tennessee
137 E Blount Ave
Knoxville, TN 37920
Ft Sanders Parkwest Med Ctr
Univ Of Tn Med Ctr
Fort Loudoun Medical Center
550 Fort Loudoun Medical Center Dr
Lenoir City, TN 37772
Parkwest Med Ctr
9352 Park West Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37923
37 Years Experience
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980
Campbell Fountation University Of Tennessee
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