Dr. Burton was born in Houston, Texas and comes to the Fox Valley after having lived and worked in Missouri, Germany, and Minnesota. He attended the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine where he was valedictorian of his graduating class. He was elected Resident Teacher of the Year in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is married with two grown children. He sees patients in Neenah and is Chair of the Department of Surgery at Children's Hospital - Fox Valley.