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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 60

1011 Old Highway 60
Hardinsburg, KY 40143
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Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center
910 Wallace Avenue
Leitchfield, KY 42754

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1011 Old Highway 60
Hardinsburg, KY 40143
4130 Dutchmans Ln Ste 400
Louisville, KY 40207
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    Dr. Buck's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • Contraceptive Management
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Breech Position
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Chlamydia Infections
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Menstrual Migraine
    • Miscarriages
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
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    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Buck

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • Conviction relating to controlled substances  (2/25/2014)
    • Action Taken: Probation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Kentucky

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    University Louisville School Of Med
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buck & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Buck's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buck to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 24 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Buck
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    25 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

    A
    1011 Old Highway 60
    Hardinsburg, KY 40143
    (270) 756-0420 (Office)
    B
    4130 Dutchmans Ln Ste 400
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 897-0697 (Office)
    (502) 897-7858 (Fax)
    C
    Lee Buck & Lee
    910 Wallace Ave Ste 302
    Leitchfield, KY 42754
    (270) 259-2700 (Office)
    D
    Comprehensive Womens Care
    910 Wallace Ave Ste 303
    Leitchfield, KY 42754
    (270) 287-0380 (Office)
    E
    203 Fairgrounds Rd Ste A
    Hardinsburg, KY 40143
    (270) 756-0420 (Office)
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