Southern Avenue Family Practice, P . C.
Family Medical Care for Tempe, Arizona

2034 East Southern Avenue, Suite O
Tempe, Arizona 85282
Phone (480) 777-0077  Fax (480) 731-4741
Our Staff
Our mission is to provide excellent, compassionate care to our patients and families.
Steven C. Burns, M. D.

Dr. Burns grew up in Arizona and graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor's degree in biology education.  After teaching in Tempe, Arizona, for five years, he went to the University of Oklahoma, graduating with his doctorate of medicine (M. D.) in 1983.  He served his family practice residency in Enid, Oklahoma.  He has practiced in Tempe since 1986, with privileges at Banner Desert Medical Center.  He has served as chairman of the Department of Family Practice at Banner Desert Medical Center, as president of the Desert Physician Association, and as a member of the Tempe Elementary District Governing Board.  He and his family live in Tempe.  He is married and has five children and ten grandchildren.