Dr. Walter W Burns, MD



General Surgery     -  North Carolina,  Chapel Hill

 Overview

Dr. Walter W Burns, MD works in Chapel Hill, North Carolina is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1969. Dr. Burnsand practicing for 50 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion

 Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 50

 State License

  • North Carolina

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine

Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Graduated: 1969

Internship Hospital


Usn Hospital


Year completed: 1970

Residency Hospital


University Nc

Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Year completed: 1974

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Regional Surgical Associates

120 Conner Drive Suite 100
North Carolina (NC)
Chapel Hill,
27514

  (919) 688-7775
Office Volume:    45 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Regional Surgical Associates, 120 Conner Drive Suite 100, Chapel Hill, North Carolina (NC), 27514




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • Dental Network of America DPPO
  • Dental PPO
  • Dental Preferred Plus
  • Dominion Insurance
  • EmblemHealth
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MetLife
  • MetLife PDP
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals

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