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Clinical Interests:

Cardiac electrophysiology, including pacemakers
Implantable cardioverter/defibrillators
Radiofrequency catheter ablation of tachyarrhythmias

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Patients Treated:



M. Erick Burton, M.D. is a Cardiologist.

Education & Training

Medical School:

Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga.


University of Alabama Hospital


Internal Medicine Residency, University of Alabama Hospitals, Birmingham, Ala.


General Cardiology Fellowship, Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga.

Clinical Cardiology Electrophysiology Fellowship, Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Ga.

Board Certification(s):

Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease,
Cardiac Electrophysiology

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Quality of Care

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Likelihood to Recommend

4.8 out of 5 (301 ratings, 113 comments)

  • Jan 24, 2023

    Excellent caring Dr

  • Jan 24, 2023

    Dr Burton is outstanding in his field of cardiology. His pleasant and knowledgeable patient and family interaction is truly appreciated as well. The BEST !

  • Jan 24, 2023

    Dr. Burton listened to my concerns and took my health management preferences into consideration when formulating a plan. Doug at the front desk was very kind and helpful.

  • Jan 20, 2023

    Dr Burton took his time to provide a thorough explanation of the three options available and the pros and cons of each.

  • Jan 18, 2023

    Everyone was so helpful and very kind to me. Dr Burton was exceptionally kind and efficient.

  • Jan 13, 2023

    Dr. Burton is extremely knowledgeable. He has all the excellent skills as a surgeon, as well as office consulting. When it comes to the totality of heart care he is the best.

  • Jan 5, 2023

    Everyone involved put me at ease

  • Jan 3, 2023

    Best heart Dr. around. Nuff said.

  • Jan 2, 2023

    Dr. Burton was a wonderful change. Finally a doctor I think I can stay with.

  • Dec 31, 2022

    Knowledge and expertise beyond the test

  • Dec 22, 2022

    All were outstanding. Dr.Burton and thestaff

  • Dec 19, 2022

    All the staff felt like they cared. We have consistently been comfortable with Lee Health

  • Dec 17, 2022

    Doctor and staff are great

  • Dec 13, 2022

    I wouldn't be able to choose one person. Dr. Burton and his entire staff have always been friendly, prompt, helpful. I have been a patient for over 20 years and whether I had regular office appointments or hospitalizations, everyone had a clear understanding o f where, when and what I was supposed to do, meds I should take, etc. I feel very secure with the entire group, led by Dr. Burton.

  • Dec 12, 2022

    Dr was direct to the point, but very professional and courteous.

  • Dec 10, 2022

    I appreciated Dr Burton's professionalism and clarity in presenting my options. Will utilize him if I decide to have the procedure we discussed.

  • Dec 7, 2022

    The cardilogy

  • Dec 3, 2022

    Doug at the front desk was wonderful.

  • Nov 22, 2022

    Staff and Dr Burton

  • Nov 17, 2022

    Everyone in the office was amazing,very friendly and attentive

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