Dr James Burt
Specialist Plastic Surgeon
183 Wattletree Road
Ph:03 9500 0366
Fx: 03 9509 6731
Knox Private Hospital
262 Mountain Highway
Ph: 03 9210 7998
Fx: 03 9887 5629
Dr James Burt located in Melbourne, will take great care in assessing your particular circumstance and assist you in making an informed decision. The cornerstone of the practice is understanding, empathy and compassion and we help you to navigate through the decision making process about your health issue from the first consultation to post procedural recovery.
JAMES BURT - PLASTIC SURGEON - MELBOURNE
James Burt (Jamie) was born and educated in Melbourne. He attended the University of Melbourne and graduated with MBBS in 1988. During his time at university Jamie was awarded the Ryan Prize for Surgery and the Davis and Geck Prize for Surgery.
Jamie then proceeded in surgical training under the supervision of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and became a fellow of the RACS in 1998. In 1997 98 Jamie undertook advanced training in Craniofacial and cosmetic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Centre, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Jamie returned to Australia where he was appointed as a member of the Senior Medical Staff at St. Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne and as a senior lecturer for The University of Melbourne Clinical School. He maintains his appointment at St.Vincent's to the present day .
Jamie was appointed Head of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute and served in this position until 2004.
Jamie volunteers for Interplast Australia travelling overseas on volunteer surgical missions to perform reconstructive surgery in developing countries. He has a particular interest in performing cleft lip and palate procedures on these trips. Countries he has visited include Tanzania, Indonesia, The Federated States of Micronesia, and Vanuatu.
Professional Memberships and Associations
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Jamie, in my eyes (pardon my pun Jamie) is the very best reconstructive surgeon that I could ever have wished for. I owe him my second chance. I thank you from the bottom of my heart Jamie for everything that you have done for me. We got to 16/17 operations???
love always, Judy T. and Family:)xx