Dr. Burress earned his medical degree from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, W. Va. He completed his internship at West Virginia University Hospital in Morgantown, W. Va., and his residency and fellowship at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tenn.
As an invasive, non-interventional cardiologist, Dr. Burress performs a variety of procedures (with the exception of placing stents) on adult patients. He provides expert care to patients needing pacemakers, diagnostic heart catheterization or other invasive procedures. For Dr. Burress, and for the rest of the experts with the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute, providing the most compassionate, expert care to patients comes first.