David Burchfield, M.D.

David J Burchfield, M.D.

(352) 273-8985

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Biography

Dr. Burchfield is Chief of the Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics at UF Health, and University of Florida since September 2001. Prior to the chief appointment he was Instructor in Neonatology from July 86-87, Assistant Professor in Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida August 87-92. Associate Professor in Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, August 92-98 Staff Privileges, North Florida Regional Medical Center, 1991-2012, Associate Professor, Department of Physiology (joint appointee) University of Florida, February 92-98., Graduate Faculty Advisor, University of Florida April 95 to present, Medical Director Newborn Services July 95-present, Staff Privileges, at former Shands Hospital Alachua General, Department of Pediatrics and Physiology, University of Florida, August 98-present. And Staff Privileges Munroe Regional Medical Center, Ocala Florida, November 2006-present.

Dr. Burchfield attended the University 1977, M.D., University of South Florida, 1981, Intern (Pediatrics), University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1981-1982. Residency (Pediatrics), University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Fellow (Neonatology), Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida college of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida July 84- June 86. He has received honors and awards throughout his career most resent The Best Doctors in America 2002-20012. Board affiliacation: FLEX-1981, American Board of Pediatrics, 1986, Neonatal/Perinatal Board Certified, 1987, Memberships: American Academy of Pediatrics, section on Perinatal Pediatrics, Florida Medical Association, Alachua County Medical Society, Florida Society of Neonatal-Perinatologists, Society for Pediatric Research, American Heart Association Council on Cardiopulmonary and Critical Care, Southern Society for Pediatric Research Council Member 1998-present and American Pediatric Society.

 

Education

Fellowship - Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine
University of Florida
1987

Residency - Pediatrics
University of North Carolina
1984

Internship - Pediatrics
University of North Carolina
1982

Medical Degree
University of South Florida
1981

Board Certification

  • Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

Best Doctor
Best Doctors in America
2002-2011

Resident Teacher Award
University of North Carolina
1984

Outstanding Student in Pediatrics
University of South Florida
1981