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PediatricsPediatrics (Primary Care Physician)
MD, SUNY at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences Buffalo, NY
Childrens Hospital of Buffalo Buffalo, NY
UPMC HamotUPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Total Comments: 67
We respect Dr. Burns medical advice for our son and daughter because he is very thorough and explains things clearly so it is understood. He also has children the ages of my children so he has probably experienced the same issues we have as parents and he is up to date on new and recent medicines and technology.
the office staff is always professional upon phone calls and expedited an imminent concern.
Dr. Burns was very respectful of my 11 year old son's growing modesty/privacy in changing. He listened to my son's answers to his questions too and not just mine.
Always a wonderful experience seeing Dr. Burns and staff at CCP. We always feel listened to and heard, and the advice is sound and professional.
Every time I call CCP- West Millcreek I get in the day of. The staff is always kind and respectful. Dr. Burns always takes the time to answer all of my questions or concerns and he is also great with my daughter.
Dr. Burns is kind, calm, and patient. I appreciate his demeanor and bedside manner.
Love Dr. Burns and his staff. Always feel listened to and well taken care of.
he was great and my son actually talked to him. ny son is shy and talks to no one he knows even his old doctor he seen alot
Very knowledgeable about child's medical history, and really listened to my concerns and questions.
my son appointment was very smooth and all yard was very nice and answered any and all questions I had.
Dr. Burns is great and listened to my concerns during the appt and provided good care.
Dr. Burns has always been very thorough, listens well, and is very kind, compassionate, helpful and respectful.
Dr. Burns is a very nice man and a concerned with my children's needs and health. He runs tests that are necessary,
We enjoying going to CCP West. Love the nurse and Tamara Murphy. First time seeing Dr.Burns, it was a good visit.
Dr. Burns is very thorough
My child told the nurse her knee had been bothering her. When the doctor came in he did not ask my child how she was or if she had any concerns.
didn't listen to me. I'm a physician. wouldn't talk to me. just my nonmedical husband
dr. Burns is intelligent, but he could take a little more time with patients to show an interest in them personally.
we like dr burns this particular visit I did feel a little rushed. He did answer my questions but I felt it was a hurried response and he wasn't listening to all my concerns fully.
Dr. Burns is amazing! He really listens and knows his stuff!
He was very nice and provided us with excellent care.
Dr. Burns is wonderful at what he does and we're lucky to have him.
Dr. Burns is great!
Dr. Burns has been my daughter's pediatrician since birth and he has always showed respect and been helpful in any and all ways! I wouldn't want her to see anyone else!
Dr. Burns and Dr. Fadrigo are amazing. They always figure out what is going on with my children. They don't just chalk it up to being viral. As a parent, it puts my mind at ease knowing these 2 doctors want to find out what is going on with my child's health and get them better.
they did best they can to get right care.
everyone is very nice & my child gets the medical attention he deserves
Dr.Burns is the best doctor we have ever encountered. I feel confident that both of my children are given the best care available.
Sometimes I wish I had more time to discuss my daughters health without feeling like the doctor or nurses are running out of the room to get to the next patient. I know that sometimes scheduling and other factors effect this, but as a parent you want to make sure that you are informed and have asked all you need to. Dr. Burns answered all my questions, but everything is very hurried. I love the office and the staff and I know that especially this time of the year can be chaotic!
always a great visitat Dr. Burns office
Our family is always happy with Dr. Burns.
love this doctor and the office staff.
Good bedside manor
overall everything went well, thank you
excellent staff and Dr. Burns was awesome. he knew exactly what he was doing and made us feel comfortable about our sons visit
was very concerned for my child's health and requested either the physician or Nurse Practioner to call me back before the office closed for a holiday weekend. I did not receive a phone call back nor did anyone check in on my child for the next 7 days until I called and made a follow-up appointment from her hospitalization. She was ill enough to be admitted to the Childrend Hosptal but not sick enough to warrant a phone call back from the doctor.
i love this provider anc my both children are very comfortable with Dr. Burns. he always takes his time and never rushes out.
We love Dr Burns ! He takes his time during visits and makes sure every question and concern is answered. He has such an awesome bedside manner with my kids. He's the best !
Dr Burns is awesome ! He has such a great rapport with my children. He is never rushed, he takes his time with each visit. He always answers questions and concerns regarding my children's medical needs.
the provider he taking care my daughter very well
Very knowledgeable about my son's health when never seeing my son before. we have been patient in the practice for many years. Dr. Burns was asking my son questions & if he didn't know the answer I would answer & he never got mad over that.
very gentle with children and always tries to make mom and baby feel comfortable.
Dr. Burns keep up the great job you do
We love Dr Burns. He is wonderful with the kids, he listens well to our concerns and he explains things well. You never feel like he is in a rush or brushing off what you have to say. He is a great doctor!
No bad experience.
Dr Burns is a real asset to my family. He takes time to listen and explain. We have confidence in his expertise
Dr. Burns is a really understanding and great doctor he makes us feel welcomed and is very down to earth.
I love this practice. Not only is it so convenient for our lives, the people are wonderful, kind and always helpful.
Dr. Burns has been my daughter's pediatrician from day one, his care can not be matched.. we wouldn't go anywhere else!
I feel welcome here and I feel listened to...
We really like Dr. Burns for pediatric care and wouldn't change providers.
Nobody ever washes their hands before touching my child, even if they are touching private areas.
Dr. Burns always does a great job!
Dr. Burns is excellent and I'm happy to see he is at this office!
good care. We did not feel rushed and all of our questions were answered.
everyone was great. nice and professional. very attentive.
We love Dr. Burns. we is always great with the kids and always listen to our questions and concerns. He answers questions in a way that we understand.
Dr. Burns was excellent. This was the first time we had met him since Dr. Leonard had left.
We usually always see Dr Burns or Tamara. They always listen and don't mind being asked questions. Both our kids love them!
While I think Dr. Burns is knowledgeable, I wish I felt he knew us better. Considering my child has had some issues very early on, we have been in often enough that I would think he would know my name (and not just call me "mom") and would remember more about his health history. For example, he has an allergy and Dr. Burns's suggestion for health follow-up involved what I would consider to be something that he is allergic to (yet I didn't think of this until after the visit so in fairness, could not ask).
Dr. Burns is a very knowledgeable physician. Spoke to my son as if he was important. A very good doctore.
words cannot express how thankful I am with Dr. Burn and his team of girls! They are the very best and so helpful. Dr. Burns is so compassionate and helpful. This is probably the 2nd time i met him. The last time i met him was maybe 12 years ago but i transferred to Zuck rd with Dr. Leonard. He is beyond great, caring, and respectful. I will definitely switch my kids to be seen by him and Dr. Tamara as well. My daughter and son felt very comfortable around him too which is the BEST feeling a mother can have. Thank you again everyone.
We really like Dr. Burns. He always talks to my kids like they're his number one priority. Even when he's talking to me about them and a particular diagnosis, he addresses the kids and talks to them explaining everything, then asks isn't that right mom? For confirmation that I also understood what he was talking about. Both my children willingly go to the Dr. without fuss and talk to Dr. Burns when he enters the room.
I LOVE the fact Dr. Burns did a full body physical of my son, including checking his spine. I was very pleased with the way he conducted the appointment.
wonderful and friendly office!
Waited over 15 minutes past appointment time to be called back by nurse and then another 10 or so minutes to see the doctor. The doctor only spent approximately 5 minutes with my child. I would have liked if the doctor asked my child and I if we had any questions for him before he left the room.
Dr. Burns is the absolute best!! We have a deep respect for him and his expertise in medicine.
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