Dr. Austin Burnett
Dr. Austin Burnett is a Southern California native. He was born in Corona and lived in Yorba Linda most of his life. Upon graduation from Troy High School in Fullerton, he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology with minors in Chemistry and Japanese from BYU in Utah. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from UNLV School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated top of his class and Magna cum laude. Dr. Burnett completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery specialty training at Cook County Hospital, a level I trauma center in Chicago (see ER the tv show). He was awarded the Resident of the Year award twice while in residency, served as an adjunct faculty member for the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine, and presented scholarly works at the Chicago Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons biannual meeting.
Dr. Burnett has completed certifications in ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support), PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support), ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support), and BLS (Basic Life Support). He has active hospital privileges at Orange County Global Medical Center in Santa Ana. Dr. Burnett is a member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (CALAOMS), the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA), the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID), the American Dental Association (ADA), the California Dental Association (CDA), and the Orange County Dental Society (OCDS).
Dr. Burnett was married to his wife Elise in Redlands, CA. They currently have three children: Caden (7), Vance (5), and Macey Jane (1). He is an Eagle Scout, black belt in Tae Kwon Do, avid guitarist, lifelong soccer player, and die-hard Lakers fan!