- B.S., North Texas State University; M.S., Medical Management, University of Texas at Dallas, 2000; M.S., North Texas State University; M.D., University of Texas Medical School, Houston
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Sources of Income
Burgess established an OBGYN practice in Lewisville where he worked for 21 years.
Burgess receives less than $5,000 a year from Lake Pointe Medical Realty, where he has a partnership interest.
Burgess and/or his wife have stock holdings in Compass Bank, CISCO Systems Inc, General Electric, Microsoft, Pfizer and Toyota Motors Corp., among other companies across several industries
Burgess and his wife receive income from a retirement account.
Burgess also receives less than $5,000 a year from interest on capital gains on five acres of land in Alaska.
Residential property in Lewisville valued at $616,270
Residential property in Fort Worth valued at $88,500
30 acres of land in Lewisville valued at $1,806
7.5 acres of land in Lewisville valued at $718
30 acres of land in Aubrey, Texas worth between $250,000 and $500,000
Five acres of land in Talkeetna, Alaska worth between $1,000 and $15,000
In 2011, the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, on which Burgess serves as vice chairman, launched an investigation into policy negotiations between the Obama administration and lobbyists for large pharmaceutical companies, including Pfizer, Merck & Co. and Abbott Laboratories. Burgess owns between $1,000 and $15,000 in stock in those three pharmaceutical companies.
Burgess' top campaign supporters in the last election cycle include Abbott Laboratories, the American Academy of Dermatology Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Academy of Otolaryngology.