BURSK, MD, Dr. Allen S. Oct. 13, 1931-Jan. 7, 2013 Dr. Allen S. Bursk MD passed away early Monday morning. Born in Chicago, IL, he attended UCLA and the University of Chicago Medical School. A practicing Orthopaedic surgeon for 50 years at Orthopaedic Hospital in downtown Los Angeles, he was a "doctor's doctor". His humor, kindness, and gentle spirit will be missed by colleagues, family, and friends alike. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years and two sons. A memorial service will be held today at Hillside Memorial at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in memory of Allen S. Bursk, MD be made to the
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Published in the Los Angeles Times on Jan. 9, 2013