St. Luke's University Health Network

Doctor Details

William R. Burfeind M.D.


(484) 526-3990


(610) 868-2915




Thoracic Surgery
General Surgery

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  • Native of the Lehigh Valley and a graduate of Emmaus High School
  • Spearheads the Lung Cancer Program and Thoracic Surgery at St. Luke's University Health Network since 2007
  • Upon completion of his training, he stayed on staff at Duke University Medical Center as an Assistant Professor of Surgery from 2004 through 2007
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American College of Chest Physicians, as well as a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgery, the Association of Academic Surgeons and the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
  • Clinical interests include the treatment of both lung and esophageal cancers and other benign and malignant chest tumors
  • Research interests surround the design and conduct of large clinical trials, minimally invasive therapies for lung cancer, lung cancer staging and Quality of Life after lung cancer treatment
  • National speaker on such topics as thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy and complex airway reconstruction

For more information, please visit Thoracic Surgical Associates of St. Luke's.


Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgical Assoc


701 Ostrum Street
Suite 603
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(484) 526-3990


240 N. Cetronia Road
Allentown, PA (484) 526-3990

East Stroudsburg

3 Parkinson's Road
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
(484) 526-3900



Education & Training


Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

Residency Program

Duke University Medical Center
1994 - 2001

Fellowship Program

Duke University Medical Center
2001 - 2004