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Dr. Gerald Burns, MD

Dr. Gerald Burns, MD

Age 80 General Surgery M
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Dr. Gerald Burns, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hermitage, TN. Dr. Burns completed a residency at Tenn Meml Rsch Ctr-Hosp. He currently practices at Summit Primary Care and is affiliated with Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Burns is board certified in General Surgery.


  • Tenn Meml Rsch Ctr-Hosp, Residency Hospital — 1972
  • U Tenn-City Memphis Hosp, Residency Hospital — 1970
  • Tenn Meml Rsch Ctr-Hosp, Internship Hospital — 1967

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On Dec. 2, 2015, Dr. Burns performed surgery on me for intestinal blockage in 3 different small intestine areas which took approx. 5 hrs. I know he saved my life and will be forever grateful to him and Dr. Wiser.
Dickson, TN — Apr 27, 2016
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Dr. Burns frequently treats Appendectomy, Laparoscopic, Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , and Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville


  1. Summit Primary Care

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      Summit Primary Care
      3939 Central Pike, Hermitage, TN 37076 (615) 883-2331