Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Northwestern University
636 Church St Suite 715 Evanston, IL 60201 Phone: (312) 203-3253 Fax: (847) 424-0349
Dr. Burton's Clinical Specialties & Interests
Dr. Burton's Faculty Appointments & Work History
Board MemberInternational Society for Sports Psychiatry
TreasurerInternational Society for Sports Psychiatry
PhysicianPrivate practice Evanston, IL Individual, marital, and family psychotherapy, diagnostic evaluation, consultation and medication management. . Special interests: Sport psychiatry, chemical dependence, and eating disorders.
PresidentInternational Society for Sports Psychiatry
Assistant ProfessorThe Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Chicago, IL
Attending PsychiatristGeneral adult and adolescent psychiatry (inpatient and outpatient). Included individual, marital and family psychotherapy, medication management and consultation/liaison.
DirectorEvanston Northwestern Healthcare Medical Education. Oversaw and coordinated psychiatry rotations of The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University psychiatry residents and medical students at Evanston Hospital. Also developed and coordinated Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds schedule.
Medical DirectorComPsych Corporation Chicago, IL Provided utilization management, case review, credentialing, and administrative services for this managed care company.
Medical DirectorComprehensive Behavioral Services Chicago, IL Oversaw and reviewed evaluations and treatment plans of individuals in DUI-related treatment programs.
Medical DirectorSpectracare/Metropolitan Family Services Chicago, IL Performed consultations and administrative services to the managed care entity of this large social services agency.
ConsultantChicago Bears Football Team Performed consultations for players, coaching staff, and management for purposes of team performance enhancement.
DirectorChicago Institute for Sports Psychiatry Chicago, IL Multidisciplinary group provided a range of mental health and educational services to the athletic community.
PhysicianNorthwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, IL Extended Partial Hospitalization. Performed outpatient diagnostic assessments and medication management.
Attending PsychiatristLakeside VA Medical Center Chicago, IL Conducted diagnostic evaluations and follow-up medication management of Mental Hygiene Clinic outpatients.
ConsultantRehabilitation Institute of Chicago Chicago, IL Psychiatrically evaluated and managed medications for inpatients and outpatients.
Attending PsychiatristNorthwestern Memorial Hospital and Lakeside VA Medical Center Chicago, IL Consultation-Liaison Service. Provided psychiatric consultative services; also liaison to orthopedic surgery.
Dr. Burton's Education & Medical Training
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern UniversityResidency, Psychiatry
Michigan State University College of Human MedicineMedical School
Williams CollegeOther Training, B. A., Cum Laude
Dr. Burton's Certifications & Licensure
IL State Medical License1986 - 2014
American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry, 1991
American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAddiction Psychiatry, 1994