Burdett Porter, MD

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  • Education
  • Briefs & Publications
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
  • Guthrie Troy Community Hospital
  • Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Ambulatory anesthesiology
  • Chronic pain management
  • Obstetric anesthesiology
  • Regional anesthesiology
  • Trauma critical care

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
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  • Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Va.
Professional Memberships: 
  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Regional Anethesia and Pain Medicine
  • Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minn.
  • Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Va.
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Va.


Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: March 2018
*Dr. Porter is excellent.
Guthrie Patient: March 2018
*Dr. Burdett Porter is a very professional provider. He is always listening & understanding. Had prior epidural IN 2011.
Guthrie Patient: December 2017
I tell every one *Dr. Porter is the best.
Guthrie Patient: December 2017
Would highly recommend to family and all acquaintances.
Guthrie Patient: December 2017
I deal with 8 doctors on a reg. basis. I think *Dr. Porter is, by far, the one I have the most confidence in. I drive 5 hrs. to see him.
Guthrie Patient: November 2017
I cannot stress the fact that Dr. Porter is a #1 physician and deserves so much praise for his caring and treatment for me as a patient for approx. 15 years. I am thankful for him as my Dr. and consider him as my friend. :-)
Guthrie Patient: October 2017
*Dr. Porter is the best.
Guthrie Patient: September 2017
If there is a number higher than a 10 Dr. Porter would receive it from me. I have been a patient of his for over 10 years and all I can report is the Best!! 'Caring and compassionate' I consider him my Physician and a special one that needs recognition as a Provider of the Year again! :)
Guthrie Patient: July 2017
Absolutely great.
Guthrie Patient: March 2017
*Dr. Porter has a very caring & concern for my condition in which I am his patient. He has a very calm, compassionate & positive attitude to me.