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Fellowship-Trained Sports Medicine Surgeon
13 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Burns, Fellowship-Trained Sports Medicine Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Burns has been reviewed by 75 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Burns, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Burns graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Burns has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Valley Presbyterian Hospital 
  • Northridge Hospital Medical Center, Roscoe Boulevard Campus 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph P Burns MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joseph P. Burns practice?
Dr. Joseph Burns has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Burns practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Van Nuys, CA.
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