Christopher Burdick, MD
Medical Director, Neurocritical Care
American Board of Internal Medicine, Intensivist
American Board of Internal Medicine, Neurocritical Care
Critical Care, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA
Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA
Undergraduate – University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Medical School – Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Fifth Pathway Program
Areas of Expertise
Only seeing patients in the hospital
Although 16 million Americans have been diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, it remains remarkably misunderstood, even to some people already suffering.
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During the pandemic, as doctors and researchers scrambled for ways to save lives and fight back a brand new virus wreaking havoc on patients, a four-letter acronym gained new attention in the mainstream press.