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Department Family Medicine
Primary Location Wooster Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2016

Education & Fellowships

Residency - Summa Barberton Hospital
Family Medicine
Barberton, OH USA
2014

Residency - Northeast Ohio Medical University
Rootstown, OH USA
2011

Undergraduate - Kent State University
Kent, OH USA
2006

Certifications

  • Family Medicine
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 5/13/2020, Dr. Bursley 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

156 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

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
4.6 out of 5
Explains 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.6
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.5

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

He is a VERY good Dr. Very thorough!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Provider Dr. Bursley is an extremely caring professional who displays sincere concern for any issues you may have. Highly satisfied with his services !!

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Dr. Bursley feels like my partner in health, and I really appreciate how he treats me as someone who knows a good deal about my health, but offers helpful suggestions and explanations for the things I don't know. He is the expert, but I appreciate his respect for me as a patient.

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

My wife overheard part of my appointment and was so impressed she is interested in changing her PCP to Dr Bursley

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

i went home very happy. all care providers were very helpful and friendly. they answered any questions i had and always explained what they were doing.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

I would recommend him to everyone. the way he speaks to me and not down to me is the best feeling. he makes sure I understand everything before he moves on. he is a special doctor!

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

It was a good experience. The doctor asked many questions and was familiar with my medical file from past years. I like him

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Developments in my mental health kept me away from taking care of my physical health. I was afraid I would receive lectures or that the visit would be tense. However, Dr. Bursley understood and never gave me any grief about the situation. He was very respectful, very helpful, and that helped me ease my mind and become more comfortable with him as my care provider.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

We love Dr. Bursley, and Michael feels connected to him.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE. FEEL VERY COMFORTABLE WITH DR. BURSLEY. HE IS KNOWLEDGEABLE AND THOUGHTFUL WHEN REPLYING TO QUESTIONS.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

all in all a good visit. this was the first time seeing this Dr. He was very thorough. Asked questions and was very helpful

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Very good E-visit, straight forward setting it up, and Dr. Bursley was very professional at listening to my symptoms, and diagnosing me.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Dr. Christopher B Bursley is an excellent doctor. I absolutely trust him and feel confident with his suggestions for for my particular health concerns. I`m very glad to have him for my doctor!

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

My provider and I both felt It was important for me to get tested for vivid 19. I had several symptoms plus age factor and respiratory history . Provider sent erequest. I was denied testing. ??

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr Bursley is always caring as professional

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Dr. C. Bursley is the best PCP I have ever had.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

The visit was much shorter than I had expected, but the doctor did answer all the questions I had.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Dr. Bursley and his staff are always very friendly, knowledgeable, and professional

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

dr bursley is a good listener and responded to all my concerns

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

I felt that the doctor didn't listen to my real symptoms and jumped to a conclusion about my care. he seemed to be in a hurry and seemed distracted. he wasn't personable at all and I felt he thought I was wasting his time.

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