Charles V. Burton. M.D.
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Dr. Charles V. Burton is a world renowned expert in the area of spinal care and is the Medical Director of the The Center for Restorative Spine Surgery in St. Paul, MN. 

Dr. Burton is the foremost pioneer in the pursuit of Adhesive Arachnoiditis awareness in the Medical community as well as his expertise in the treatment of complex spinal problems.  The publication of The Burton ReportŪ  in 2000 has brought credible world-wide awareness to light. 

COFWA extends our gratitude and appreciation for the use of the information obtained in The Burton ReportŪ

Dr. Burton can be contacted at:

The Center for Restorative Spine Surgery
Gallery Tower Office Building
Suite 220
514 St. Peter St.
St. Paul MN 55102
Phone: 651.287.8781
Fax: 651.287.8782


Charles V. Burton. M.D.,
The Burton ReportŪ

Neurological Surgery
Spine Care
Forensic Medicine
Undergraduate at Johns Hopkins University; M.D. from New York Medical College; Surgical  Internship at Yale Medical Center; Fellow and Assistant Resident in Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital; Chief Resident in Neurosurgery at Baltimore City Hospitals (now Johns Hopkins Bayview Campus) and Johns Hopkins Hospital
Assistant and Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Temple University Health Sciences Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Clinician, Historian, Ethicist, Teacher, Researcher, Military Neurosurgeon and Police Surgeon 
Neurosurgical representative in the drug and device area; panel chairman, neurologic devices, U.S. Food and Drug Administration.  Member, Abbott-Northwestern Hospital Institutional Review Board. Special interest in neurotoxicology.  A founder of the North American Spine Society and the American Board of Spine Surgery.  Member of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons,  the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and related organizations.
Certification American Board of Neurological Surgery; American College of Forensic Medicine; American College of Surgeons
Publications Lecturer and publisher; listed in Marquis' Who's Who Millennium Edition, Who's Who in the World, Marquis' Who's Who in America and Who's Who in the Midwest. Publisher of  over 100 medical and scientific papers and books as well as Internet communications..


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Last Updated:12 June, 2007