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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (21)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Burkett, Hand Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Plastic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Burkett has been reviewed by 41 patients who have provided 21 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Flu (Human Influenza)
  • Hand Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Burkett graduated from University of Mississippi , Jackson. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Burkett has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Methodist Dallas Medical Center 
  • Methodist Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard J Burkett MD and PA is a male General Practitioner, has 30 years of experience and practices in General Practice, Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Richard J. Burkett practice?
Dr. Richard Burkett has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Burkett practices General Practice, Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand near Mansfield, TX.
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