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John Burfeind, MD

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Hematology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
4.9 (208)
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I believe that patients and their families should be fully engaged in their care as they go through treatment for cancer. As a result, I think that educating patients and their families on their illnesses is extraordinarily important and I take the time to do this for all my patients.

I enjoy bringing the great advances that have taken place in the field of oncology to my patients, to give them the best chance of survival.

I believe that patients and their families should be fully engaged in their care as they go through treatment for cancer. As a result, I think that educating patients and their families on their…
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Diseases & Conditions

Bladder Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Testicular Cancer

Treatment & Services

General Medical Oncology and Hematology
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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital


Cancer Center - Froedtert West Bend Hospital
3200 Pleasant Valley Road
West Bend, WI 53095
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Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
8800 West Doyne Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Education & Training

University of Wisconsin Medical School - Madison - Doctor of Medicine - (1993)

Abbott-Northwestern Hospital - Minneapolis - MN - Internship - (1993-1994)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Residency - (1994-1996)

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Fellowship - (1996-1999)

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Patient Reviews

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. Learn more about our survey.

4.9 out of 5. 208 ratings, 42 reviews
Jan. 27, 2021
Dr. Burfeind continues to show a rare combination of an extraordinary level of professional competence and compassion.
Jan. 22, 2021
burfeind is very easy to talk to about some serious stuff
Jan. 22, 2021
always helpful and compassionate
Jan. 21, 2021
he is a wonderful doctor and always takes time with you.
Jan. 20, 2021
Dr. Burfeind is a very caring and compassionate Oncologist. He digs deep to get to any concerns that come with my health and comes up with a plan that gets me to the best health plan for me. He listens when you need to talk.
Jan. 16, 2021
knowledge of my condition
Jan. 14, 2021
Very knowledgable and experienced doctor.
Jan. 12, 2021
Dr. Burfiend is very good, at listening to my concerns, viewpoints, decisions on my health concerns.
Dec. 15, 2020
I am very confidant in the providers knowledge and skills
Nov. 23, 2020
Willing to listen to questions and concerns. Did not feel rushed and his explanations were thorough and understandable.
Nov. 21, 2020
Dr. B. is Awesome! He is straight forward and a very nice dr. You can just tell he is great at his job as a hematologist. very easy to talk to and gives straight answers. I trust him 100!
Nov. 15, 2020
Dr Burfiend is an excellent doctor, caring and knowledgeable.
Oct. 30, 2020
dr Burfiend is great dr has knowledge and care for his patients they aren't just a no. they are a person. I m so happy to have him for my dr.
Oct. 29, 2020
Always listens
Oct. 26, 2020
Dr. Burfeind is a very caring person. Treats you with utmost respect and dignity. Explains the medical care you are needing and why he makes the decisions he does.
Oct. 16, 2020
provided respectful and caring service
Oct. 1, 2020
complete explanation of tests and knowledge of my health status
Sept. 12, 2020
He certainly know his field and explained things well to me.
Sept. 1, 2020
I have seen Dr Burfind for 8 years and he is the best
Aug. 28, 2020
I have been seeing this provider for over 5 years - his care and consideration has always been the best. I feel very confident in his care and feel I can ask any questions and they will be answered. I would definitely recommend Dr. Burfeind.
Aug. 1, 2020
Excellent MD!!! Very caring and promptly responds to any concerns. I probably wouldn't still be here if it wasn't for him and his treatment plan for me.
July 26, 2020
I like his manner and the way he has laid out my future program
July 25, 2020
Provider is always very pleasant, attendant and optimistic!
July 24, 2020
he is very patient and seems to care about how I feel.
July 17, 2020
Dr. Burfeind and staff are as good as it gets in the medical world!
July 9, 2020
The doctor said I needed to see dermatology. He followed through and the next day I received a call from them to make an appointment. Always pleased withDr. Burfeind.
July 2, 2020
on top of my case
June 26, 2020
he gave me a breast exam and said everything was fine. that was the news ever
June 26, 2020
I feel my Dr.(Burfiend) is very knowledgeable & up to date with current research. He is always caring & willing to answer any questions/concerns I have. He is an outstanding DR. & the staff @ this hospital is always beyond helpful & respectful to patients.
June 22, 2020
knowledgeable RE: my diagnosis
June 19, 2020
Dr Burfeind is a very caring Dr,one of the best doctors I've ever had.
June 1, 2020
Always a good visit with Dr. Burfeind. Kudos to him and all.
May 9, 2020
Dr B and staff are very professional yet personable.
May 8, 2020
They always listen to my concerns and are very patient and understanding with my stubbornness to continue to smoke cigarettes.
May 8, 2020
provider treats me on a personal basis.
May 7, 2020
excellent physician
May 7, 2020
very professional
April 25, 2020
All of the people at Kraemer are wonderful to work with as a patient. I am very thankful they are there. Dr. Burfeind is an excellent doctor.
April 9, 2020
receiving chemo, always top notch care.
March 19, 2020
I always feel like his 'Most Important' Patient.
March 17, 2020
Dr Burfeind is very intelligent, very knowledgeable about the technical aspects of cancer, etc. I feel very fortunate to have him as my Incologist.
March 6, 2020
Has been treating my cancer for over 2 yrs. Has kept me well informed. Results have been excellent. Wonderful Dr.
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