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J. Russell Burcham, MD


Aurora Office(Directions)
750 Potomac St., Suite 223
Aurora, CO 80011
(303) 340-4600 Office


Dr. J. Russell Burcham, M. D., is a board-certified ophthalmologist and eye surgeon.  Dr. Burcham is a graduate of the University of Missouri with clinical and academic honors.  He conducted his internship in Family Practice at the University of Alabama and his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Colorado.

Dr. Burcham is married, has six children and is active in church activities and medical missions to Third World Countries. He has been in practice in Aurora, CO for 28 years.

Years In Practice

Since 1979

Educational Background

Medical School: University of Missouri
Medical Internship: University of Alabama
Ophthalmology Residency: University of Colorado

A Word from Dr. Burcham

I take great joy in helping people reach their best vision potential. Often times, refractive surgery can be life-changing, and I am pleased to be a part of that. At our office we strive to give patients the information they need to make an informed choice about their surgery options.

Professional Associations

American Medical Association
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Colorado Eye Physicians and Surgeons

Charities Supported by Dr. Burcham

9 News Health Fair
Rocky Mountain PBS
Stout Street Clinic
Surgical missions to Belize, Panama, and Mexico

About the Practice

Our mission is to provide each patient with the most up-to-date eye healthcare available. We strive to treat each patient as family and nurture a long lasting relationship, thus providing continuity of eye care for our patients.

We further strive to take our dedication and skills to the larger community through our Senior Educational Outreach Program, Company Discount Program, 9 Health Fair Providers, medical and surgical missions to Third World Countries.

Everyone at Burcham Eyecare Center is a member of our team of professionals to serve you. We take pride in our work and want your experience as a patient of our practice to be a pleasant one.