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Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
16 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (20)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Burnham, Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon is Good. Dr. Burnham has been reviewed by 35 patients who have provided 20 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Walter Burnham, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Burnham graduated from Loma Linda University. He has 7 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008)
Internal Medicine Honors *
Magna Cum Laude *
McGraw Hill Award for Highest Academic Performance *
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Intern of the Year *
The Harold J. Hoxie Award for Meritorious Scholarship *
Top Student Medical Scchool Class 1995 *


Dr. Burnham has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital - Bellflower 
  • Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Armenian
  • Chinese
  • Farsi
  • Persian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Walter Hynan Burnham MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Walter H. Burnham practice?
Dr. Walter Burnham has 4 office locations.
Dr. Walter Burnham practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Pasadena, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Arcadia, CA and Chino, CA.
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