After-Hours Care Appointments
Philip Burton, MD

Wake Forest, NC

A Board-Certified Family Physician, Dr. Burton attended NC State University for undergrad, studying zoology. He then went to medical school at East Carolina University, becoming part of the first graduating class of the now Brody School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Anderson South Carolina Memorial and was chief resident in his final year. He has worked in family practices in the Wake Forest, Rolesville, and Zebulon areas since 1985, most recently at Burton Family Medicine.

Dr. Burton enjoys providing a broad spectrum of care to all age groups, particularly diagnostic medicine. He is known for his sense of humor, his caring nature and has consistently finished in the top 3 for Wake Forest’s Best of the Best.

Dr. Burton is happily married with one child and has a large family of rescue dogs. In his free time, Dr. Burton enjoys playing golf with his son Neville, fishing, and riding around on his tractor.

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