Chris Stephen Burke, MD

Neurology
Employed
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Specialty

  • Neurology

Languages

  • English
  • Main Location

    RGH Neurology

    1415 Portland Ave
    Ste 445
    Rochester, NY 14621
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)922-4371
    Fax: (585)922-7485

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  • Main Location

    Rochester Regional Neurology at Ridgeway

    2655 Ridgeway Ave
    Ste 420
    Rochester, NY 14626
    Driving Directions
    Office Phone: (585)723-7972
    Fax: (585)368-3119

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Healthcare (RGH does not participate with the Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan)
  • CareIQ
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Empire Plan
  • Excellus BCBS
  • Fidelis Care of NY (RGH does not participate with Fidelis Medicare Plans)
  • First Niagara Business Works
  • Health Republic
  • HealthNow NY (RGH does not participate with HealthNow Medicaid Plans)
  • Humana (RGH does not participate with Humana Medicare. Some patients are still covered in full while others may incur a 50% Co-insurance bill.)
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits (formerly RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin's Point - US Family Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • North American Administrators
  • NY Medicaid
  • OneCall Medical
  • Pomco
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Value Options (Behavioral Health)
  • Wellcare of New York
  • YourCare Health Plan
Chris Burke, MD
Neurohospitalist and Medical Director, Unity Stroke Center

Dr. Burke specializes in acute inpatient neurology and stroke care.

He holds a degree in Sociology/Criminal Justice from Saint Francis College in Loretto, Pennsylvania and attended Penn State University. He earned his medical degree at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He interned in Internal Medicine and was Chief Resident in Neurology at the University of Rochester.

Dr. Burke is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, Alpha Omega Alpha and American Stroke Association.

His awards include the Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation at the University of Rochester; the Alpha Omega Alpha from the Medical Honor Society at the University of Rochester and the Humanism in Medicine Award from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation at Tulane University.

Dr. Burke’s educational contributions include being a peer reviewer of the Neurology Journal and multiple regional and national conference presentations. He was a Neurology clerkship instructor at the Jagellonian University School of Medicine in Krakow, Poland.

Education + Experience

  • Certifications

    • Neurology
  • Residencies

    • 06/24/2004-06/30/2008, University of Rochester