Dr. James R. Buck, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery • Male • Age 67

6565 N Charles St Suite 305
Baltimore, MD 21204
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Dr. Buck's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
7601 Osler Drive
Towson, MD 21204
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 North Charles Street
Towson, MD 21204

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Childrens Surgical Associates
Childrens Surgical Associates
6565 N Charles St Suite 305
Baltimore, MD 21204
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    Dr. Buck's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 1981
    • Pediatric Surgery, 1995
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrotomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Hidradenitis
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Buck

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    University of Michigan
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Hospital Sick Chldn
    Complete in 1981
    University of Michigan
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buck & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Buck's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Buck has admitting privileges:

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    • Greater Baltimore Medical Center

    • Howard County General Hospital

    • The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Buck

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buck to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Buck's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Buck
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Buck accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Childrens Surgical Associates
    6565 N Charles St Suite 305
    Baltimore, MD 21204
    (410) 324-5100 (Office)
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