Christopher Burns, MD, General Surgery, Boston, MA, South Shore Hospital


General Surgery Boston, MA

Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Assistant Professor, Surgery, Uniformed Services Hebert SOM

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Education & Training

  • U.S. Army Institute of Surgical ResearchFellowship, Clinical Burn Fellowship, 2009 - 2011
  • National Capital Consortium
    National Capital ConsortiumResidency, General Surgery, 2004 - 2009
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
    Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of MedicineClass of 2004

Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2014 - 2023
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2006 - 2016
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • High risk but not always lethal: the effect of cirrhosis on thermally injured adults  
    Burns CJ, Chung KK, Cancio LC, et al., J Burn Care Res. 2013 Jan-Feb;34(1):115-9.

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