Department Ophthalmology
Primary Location Cole Eye Regional Akron
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations
Primary Location

Cole Eye Regional Akron

Specialties & Treatments

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataracts
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Eye Infections
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters And Flashes
  • Myopia (Nearsightedness)
  • Ocular Allergies
  • Presbyopia
  • Red Eye
  • Refractive Errors
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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2015

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Columbia Presbyterian, Columbia University
Neuro-Ophthalmology
New York, NY USA
1979

Residency - Akron City Hospital
Internal Medicine
Akron, OH USA
1975

Internship - Akron City Hospital
Transitional
Akron, OH USA
1974

Medical School - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
M.D.
Philadelphia, PA USA
1972

Undergraduate - Pennsylvania State University
State College, PA USA
1968

Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 10/6/2017, Dr. Burket has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

237 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Knows Medical History 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

9 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2017

very cooperative

Reviewed on Nov 7, 2017

Dr. Burket has been my ophthalmologist for 35 years and I hope to continue with his office. But the visits are getting more complicated.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2017

I feel very fortunate to have Dr Burket as my opthamologist. There is none better!

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2017

Very good experience with everything.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2017

I always have a pleasant experience when meeting with Dr. Burket.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2017

A+

Reviewed on May 8, 2017

Dr. Burket's office is well run by him and his staff.

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2016

always explain my care plan easily to understand

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2016

Dr. Burket is thorough in explanation and follow-up. He wants us to understand our options in treatment and choose what will work for us with good advice but not steering. His instructions are always clear. His follow-up and presecription are spot on.

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