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Joseph Burkett, MD

Emergency Medicine
I take a thorough and compassionate approach with all my patients.


This provider is an independent provider, not an employee of North Memorial Health, who practices/provides services at some North Memorial Health locations.

Approach To Care

Dr. Burkett takes a thorough and compassionate approach with all his patients. He enjoys caring for those who are critically ill or injured and has a special interest in joint injuries, stroke care and emergent procedures.



  • Bachelor’s Degree – Wheaton College
  • Medical Degree – University of Toledo College of Medicine


  • Emergency Medicine Residency – Michigan State University


Outside of work, Dr. Burkett enjoys spending time with his wife, casual sports, running, video games, darts and smelting. He likes to travel and explore new places, especially cities and architecture. He also speaks Spanish.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare