Dr. Lindsey Burghardt

lindsey-burghardtDr. Burghardt is a native of Philadelphia.  She completed her undergraduate degree at The College of William & Mary, where she majored in Biology and English and was also co-captain of the women’s lacrosse team.  She received her medical degree at Yale University and while there was elected to the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha.  She completed her pediatric residency in Denver, where she was proud to receive the Neonatal ICU Nurses’ award for excellence by a pediatric resident.  Despite three years of her best efforts in Denver, she remains to this day a mediocre skier.  Dr. Burghardt returned to New England in 2009 for her pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Prior to joining Milton Pediatrics, Dr. Burghardt worked as an attending physician at Boston Children’s Hospital and South Shore Hospital in the emergency department.   Her research interests and publications are in the area of injury prevention, particularly around pediatric medication safety.  She is currently pursuing her Masters of Public Health in Health Policy at Harvard School of Public Health.

Dr. Burghardt lives in Duxbury with her husband Will, their three children, Emmett, Tess, and Harris, and their two dogs.