Dr. Burns is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. After service in the United States Public Health Service, he returned to Ohio State to complete a two year residency in orthodontics. Over 30 years of orthodontic experience includes extensive continuing education in occlusion, treatment of TMD, and the use of all modern orthodontic appliance systems.

Dr. Burns is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and is certified by The American Board of Orthodontics.