Dr. James A Burns MD is a male Emergency Medicine Specialist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology, Emergency Medicine, and Surgery.
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Dr. James Burns has 2 office locations.
West End
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114

Phone Number
Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Burns is Good. Dr. Burns has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Burns, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Burns graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Boston™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Burns has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Mass General Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Burns accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 1 plan
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 1 plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 11 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 14 plans


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Where does Dr. James A. Burns practice?
Dr. James Burns practices Otolaryngology, Emergency Medicine, and Surgery near Boston, MA.
See Boston Otolaryngologists, Boston Emergency Physicians, and Boston Surgeons.