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Otolaryngologist (ear, nose, throat)
21 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Burns is Good. Dr. Burns has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

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.


Dr. Burns has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Mass General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. James A Burns MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology.
Where does Dr. James A. Burns practice?
Dr. James Burns has 1 office location.
Dr. James Burns practices Otolaryngology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Otolaryngologists.