Meet Senator Dean Burke
After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Georgia Southwestern University, Dean then earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He completed specialty training at Mercer University School of Medicine. Since beginning his practice of medicine in 1985, Dr. Burke has cared for thousands of patients throughout Southwest Georgia.
Dean and his wife, Thea, have been married for 32 years and have two children. The family belongs to the First United Methodist Church in Bainbridge. Dean is active in Rotary Club, Boy Scouts of America, and has been honored to serve on the City Council of Bainbridge.