DepartmentsSurgeryObstetrics and GynecologySpecialty GroupsMinimally invasive gynecologic surgeryLocationRochester, MinnesotaLanguagesEnglishExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Biographical summaryTatnai L. Burnett, M.D., is an assistant professor in obstetrics and gynecology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Following medical school and residency at the University of Michigan, he completed a 2 year fellowship in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery at Southern Illinois University before joining the faculty in his current position, and holds joint appointments in the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Surgery. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Clinically, Dr. Burnett specializes in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery with a focus on endometriosis and pelvic pain. He coordinates a complex endometriosis program, the center of which is an interdisciplinary MRI and endometriosis conference co-chaired with radiology that has advanced endometriosis care at Mayo Clinic. His research interests include endometriosis and its relationship to varying patient phenotypes and its coexistence with other pelvic pain generating diseases such as adenomyosis. He is actively involved in education, training residents and fellows. Conditions treatedAdenomyosisAdnexal tumorsBacterial vaginosisCervical dysplasiaChronic pelvic painEctopic pregnancyEndometriosisHeavy menstrural bleedingHPV infectionImperforate hymenLichen sclerosusLower genital tract dysplasiaMenopauseMenstrual crampsMiscarriageOvarian cystPainful intercoursePelvic painPerimenopausePolycystic ovary syndromePostmenopausal bleedingPrimary ovarian insufficiencySeptate uterusSexually transmitted diseaseUterine anomalyUterine fibroidUterine polypsVaginal atrophyVaginal yeast infectionVaginitisVulvar dysplasiaVulvodynia Procedures performedAblationBirth control pill methodCO-2 laser treatmentColposcopyConizationDiagnostic hysteroscopyDiagnostic laparoscopyEndometrial ablationEndometriosis surgeryFemale hormone replacement therapyFocused ultrasound surgery for uterine fibroidsGynecological surgeryHysteroscopyIntrauterine device methodLoop electrosurgical excision procedureMinimally invasive surgeryMyomectomyPelvic examPolypectomyRadiofrequency ablation InterestsExcisional treatment of endometriosisSurgical treatment of benign uterine pathology — uterine fibroids, adenomyosis, abnormal uterine bleedingPelvic pain Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2015Fellow - Minimally Invasive Gynecologic SurgerySouthern Illinois University2012Residency - Obstetrics & GynecologyUniversity of Michigan Health System2008MDUniversity of Michigan Medical School2003BSAndrews UniversityShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2014Obstetrics & GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyAwards and honors2019Magna Cum Laude Poster Award: Case Based Review of Missed Finding of Endometriosis on Routine Pelvic Ultrasound and MR ExaminationsSociety of Abdominal Radiology2015First place award, 25th Annual Trainee Research SymposiumSouthern Illinois University School Of Medicine2012Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, selected by 3rd year medical students on the OB/GYN clerkship for teaching excellence.University of Michigan2012Society for Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award for showing promise in operative laparoscopy.University of Michigan2011Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching, selected by 3rd year medical students on the OB/GYN clerkship for teaching excellence.University of Michigan2004Ferdinand and Ripley Schemm Endowed Scholarship, merit based admission scholarship.University of Michigan2004Longway Scholarship, merit based admission scholarship.University of Michigan2003Magna Cum LaudeAndrews UniversityShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2020 - presentMemberDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Research Committee2019MemberSurgical Operating Room Allocation Task Force2019 - presentMedical EditorMayo Clinic Global Business Solutions (GBS)2018 - 2022MemberDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Diversity & Inclusion Committee2018 - presentMemberSociety of Abdominal Radiology - Endometriosis Disease Focus Panel2018 - presentMemberSociety of Endometriosis and Uterine Disorders2017 - presentMemberDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Quality Committee2017 - presentMemberMinimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Special Interest Group2016 - presentMemberInternational Pelvic Pain Society2011 - presentMemberAAGL, Advancing Minimally Invasive Gynecology Worldwide2004 - presentMemberAmerican Congress of Obstetricians and GynecologistsShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publications Biographical summaryConditions treatedProcedures performedInterestsMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20216473 Doctors & Medical Staff Burnett, Tatnai L. 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