Allen W. Burton, MD


Dr. Allen W. Burton is a Board-Certified Anesthesiologist, with added Certification in Pain Medicine. He was formerly Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pain Medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center where he practiced and led the pain program from 2000 to 2010.

Dr. Burton obtained his Bachelor of Science at the University of Notre Dame, Medical Doctorate at BCM, and completed anesthesiology residency at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School serving as the Chief Resident, with a pain fellowship at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Dr. Burton has written two textbooks and has more than fifty peer– reviewed publications.