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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Burns is Good. Dr. Burns has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Burns, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Burns graduated from Mayo Medical School, Rochester.


Dr. Burns has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Hemet Valley Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Japanese

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard R Burns MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Richard R. Burns practice?
Dr. Richard Burns has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Burns practices Ophthalmology near San Diego, CA.
See San Diego Ophthalmologists.