Dr. Ken Burns

Biography

I graduated from UBC Medical school in 1978 then did postgraduate studies in New Zealand which included extended training in Anaesthesia and Obstetrics.

Since arriving in Maple Ridge in 1980 I have been involved in the Medical community at multiple levels such as Hospital Department head, President of the Medical Staff, Chief of Staff and Medical Director.

I currently work 4 - 5 days a week at Westgate Medical clinic and one half day a week at the Ridge Meadows Maternity clinic.

In the Community, I have been involved in the School Board, Soccer community (coaching 12 years) and Head of the Parent's Advisory Committee of MRSS.

Currently I am the Chair of the Division of Family Practice, Peer Mentor for the IT community and lead physician of the Maternity Clinic.

As a grandparent, I can enjoy (without any real responsibility) 5 grandchildren.