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 Nc Hospital in 1995. Dr. Burns is affiliated with Durham Regional Hospital, North Carolina Specialty Hospital and practicing for 25 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • 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
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Warts

 Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast 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
  • Orchiectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 25

 State License

  • North Carolina

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


University Nc Hospital


Year completed: 1995

Medical School


Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard

WINSTON-SALEM, NC, United States

Graduated: 1994

Residency Hospital


University Nc

Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Year completed: 2000

 Awards

1   ACS
2   North Carolina Medical Society

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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


Other Office Locations

 Regional Surgical Associates

4301 Ben Franklin Boulevard
North Carolina (NC)
Chapel Hill,
27704

  (919) 479-4400

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)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Options PPO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • MedCost PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate POS
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • Wellpath Preferred PPO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Durham Regional Hospital photo


Durham Regional Hospital

3643 North Roxboro Road North Carolina NC, Durham, 27704

Durham Regional Hospital is a Local Government owned hospital located in Durham, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 13 procedures.



North Carolina Specialty Hospital photo


North Carolina Specialty Hospital

3916 Ben Franklin Boulevard North Carolina NC, Durham, 27704

North Carolina Specialty Hospital is a hospital located in Durham, NC. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 4 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 4 procedures.




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