Dr. A. Jay Burns M.D.

dr. jay burns

About The Doctor

Named The Best Doctor in Dallas, Texas

Dr. A. Jay Burns has been named as a Best Doctor in Dallas in D Magazine 14 times and has been voted by his peers as a Texas Super Doctor, 18 years in a row, since the inception of the award. He has enjoyed a prestigious academic career and a successful, busy clinical practice during his last 30 years. He is best known for facial and skin rejuvenation and has a unique surgical perspective, passion, and skill set that allow him to surgically address the most challenging consequences of facial aging.

He remains a world leader, researcher, educator, and champion for patients who desire nonsurgical or minimally invasive solutions with reduced downtime. Dr. Burns is uniquely qualified to balance results, safety, and downtime, matching the most appropriate procedure and treatment plan to patient expectations and priorities. He is excited to continue serving patients as the sole director of Resurrect Skin M.D., whose mission is “bringing Skin to Life through science, care, and compassion.” Resurrect Skin M.D. encompasses Dr. Burns’ facial surgery practice, as well as his skincare, laser, aesthetic technology, and research center.

World Leader Researcher Educator

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon With Credentials to Match

Voted as a Texas Super Doctor for 18 years in a row

Named Best Doctor in Dallas by D Magazine 14 Times


  • Bachelor of Science, 1977
    Baylor University
    Waco, Texas
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1981
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Dallas, Texas


  • Residency (General Surgery), 1982-1986 University of Utah School of Medicine
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    William Gay, Jr., M.D., Chairman
  • Residency (Plastic Surgery), 1986-1988 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Dallas, Texas Fritz
    Barton, Jr., M.D., Chairman
  • Fellowship (Vascular Anomalies) July 01, 1988- October 01, 1988 Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston, Massachusetts
    John B. Mulliken, M.D., Director


  • American Board of Surgery, 1987
  • American Board of Plastic Surgeons, Inc., 1990