Dr. Donald Buckner Jr., MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 51

262 Leroy George Dr
Clyde, NC 28721
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Dr. Buckner Jr.'s Specialties

  • Psychiatry

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Haywood Medical Center
262 Leroy George Dr
Clyde, NC 28721

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Haywood Regional Med Center
Haywood Regional Med Center
262 Leroy George Dr
Clyde, NC 28721
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Jackson County Psychlgcl Srvcs
98D Cope Creek Rd Ste D
Sylva, NC 28779
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    Dr. Buckner Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
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    Procedures Dr. Buckner Jr. Performs

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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Eating Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Marijuana Addiction
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
    • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
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    • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Graduated in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Nc Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buckner Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Buckner Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Buckner Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    1 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    1 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    1 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Buckner Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    1 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    1 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    1 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Haywood Regional Med Center
    262 Leroy George Dr
    Clyde, NC 28721
    (828) 452-8651 (Office)
    (828) 452-8393 (Fax)
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    Jackson County Psychlgcl Srvcs
    98D Cope Creek Rd Ste D
    Sylva, NC 28779
    (828) 586-8855 (Office)
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