"At a community hospital like Doylestown Hospital, I personally do your surgery. I make the incision, perform the surgery and close the incision myself."
--Charles Burrows, M.D.
Dr. Charles Burrows is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in joint reconstruction, specifically hip and knee replacement. Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in 2001 and 2012, Dr. Burrows is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. In addition, he is involved with the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society and the Pennsylvania Medical Society.
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley and his medical degree in 1993 from the Temple University School of Medicine along with the Lachman Award in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Burrows completed his surgical internship in 1994 and residency in orthopedic surgery in 1998 at Temple University Hospital. He completed his fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction (replacement) at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center and Pennsylvania Hospital in 1999.
Dr. Burrows joined Bucks County Orthopedic Specialists in 1999 and currently supports the Doylestown and Warrington offices and is the Medical Director of the Orthopedic Institute at Doylestown Hospital. He has also been a presenter at a number of professional conferences and community events, speaking on such topics as gender-specific knee replacement and arthritis of the hip and knee.
He became interested in orthopedics following a high school sports injury. Since that time, his interest has gravitated toward hip and knee replacement and advancements in medical technology that have allowed him to perform less invasive procedures with more durable, longer lasting implants.
In his spare time, Dr. Burrows enjoys spending time with his family as well as hunting, skiing, motorcycling and rooting for Philadelphia sports teams-especially the Philadelphia Eagles football team.