Gary Burton, MD

Plastic Surgeon located in Bowie, MD & Downtown, Baltimore, MD

About Dr. Burton

Dr. Gary Burton, a native of Evanston, Illinois, and a long time resident of Detroit, Michigan, currently resides in Mitchellville, Maryland. He graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia with a Bachelor of Science Degree and received his Medical Degree from The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

In the pursuit of his medical and surgical education and training, Dr. Gary Burton has traveled throughout the United States of America. Dr. Burton has completed seven years of recognized surgical training. His plastic surgery training was done at Howard and Georgetown Universities in Washington, D.C., where he gained invaluable exposure to a variety of the latest surgical techniques.

In 1998, after completing his formal surgery training, Dr. Burton opened his practice in metropolitan Washington, D.C. He has since expanded his practice to downtown Baltimore.

Dr. Burton is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery-the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify surgeons to perform aesthetic plastic surgery and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham, Maryland from 1999 to 2009. He is a past president of the Prince George’s Society of HealthCare Professionals.

Dr. Burton is a member of numerous medical societies and has served on various hospital committees to ensure the safety and well being of patients.

As a result of diversified training and a student of an extensive formal surgical education, Dr. Burton has the knowledge and experience to address the needs of each of his patients. He is able to openly communicate with his patients to best understand their desires, motives and objectives. Dr. Burton takes the time to individualize surgical care for each of his patients.

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Gary Burton, M.D., LLC

Dr. Gary Burton, a native of Evanston, Illinois, and a long time resident of Detroit, Michigan, currently resides in Mitchellville, Maryland. He graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia with a Bachelor of Science Degree and received his Medical Degree from The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

In the pursuit of his medical and surgical education and training, Dr. Gary Burton has traveled throughout the United States of America. Dr. Burton has completed seven years of recognized surgical training. His plastic surgery training was done at Howard and Georgetown Universities in Washington, D.C., where he gained invaluable exposure to a variety of the latest surgical techniques.

In 1998, after completing his formal surgery training, Dr. Burton opened his practice in metropolitan Washington, D.C. He has since expanded his practice to downtown Baltimore.

Dr. Burton is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery-the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify surgeons to perform aesthetic plastic surgery and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham, Maryland from 1999 to 2009. He is a past president of the Prince George’s Society of HealthCare Professionals.

Dr. Burton is a member of numerous medical societies and has served on various hospital committees to ensure the safety and well being of patients.

As a result of diversified training and a student of an extensive formal surgical education, Dr. Burton has the knowledge and experience to address the needs of each of his patients. He is able to openly communicate with his patients to best understand their desires, motives and objectives. Dr. Burton takes the time to individualize surgical care for each of his patients.


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  • Education

    Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA, 1982-1986, B.S. in Biology

    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, 1986-1990, M.D.


    Organizations

    National Medical Association

    American Board of Surgery Certified

    American Medical Association

    Medical and Chirurgical Facility of Maryland

    American Burn Association

    Prince George's Society of Health Professionals, Secretary, 1999; President, 2003 - 2004

    Prince George's County Medical Society


    Medical License

    Maryland, No. D0052974

    District of Columbia, No. 21296

    Virginia, No. 0101233376

    Post-Graduate Training

    University of California Affiliated Hospitals, San Francisco, CA

    University of California, San Francisco, 1990-1992, Intern and Resident in General Surgery

    University of New Mexico Affiliated Hospitals, Albuquerque, NM

    University of New Mexico, 1992-1995, Resident and Chief Resident in General Surgery

    National Capital Training Program in Plastic Surgery, Washington, DC

    Georgetown and Howard Universities, 1995-1997, Resident and Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    National Board of Medical Examiners

    American Board of Plastic Surgery


    Hospital Affliation

    Doctors Community Hospital, Lanham, MD, Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, 1999-2009

    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • "Dr. Burton not only exceeds the medical qualifications of his profession, he also renders the perfect post-operative sensitivities needed..."

    Barry B.
  • "I would highly recommend Dr. Burton and his staff. He provides quality professional service and is very sincere. The staff is very friendly and you feel like family."

    Verified Patient
  • "Your wonderful talent and special medical expertise gave me the beautiful results I have today."

    R. W.
  • "Dr. Burton you are the only doctor that I have met that genuinely cares. I have come across a lot of doctors and none are like you. "

    H.C.
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Burton office staff is nice and friendly. They make feel relaxed when it is time for procedures."

    Verified Patient
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Burton hands were blessed by God. I'm constantly looking at them and admiring them. I'm 2 weeks post-op and more than 100% satisfied with the results."

    Verified Patient
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