Dr. John M. Buchanan, DO

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 51

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Dr. Buchanan's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Buchanan Performs

  • Fracture Care
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures

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Hospital Quality

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Northeast Georgia Medical Center
743 Spring Street North East
Gainesville, GA 30501
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
1001 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Hamilton Mill
2069 Teron Trce
Dacula, GA 30019
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Duluth
2270 Duluth Highway 120 Suite 100
Duluth, GA 30097
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    Dr. Buchanan's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Sports Medicine
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    • Fracture Care
    • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
    2
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Musculoskeletal Diseases
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tendonitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Buchanan

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Nova Se Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    Notre Dame/St. Joseph's Medical Center
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    Florida International University
    Graduated in 1990
    Mercer University
    Graduated in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buchanan & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Buchanan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Northeast Georgia Medical Center

    • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

    • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Buchanan

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchanan to family and friends

    8 responses
    above
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    Dr. Buchanan's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Buchanan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Buchanan accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Hamilton Mill
    2069 Teron Trce
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (678) 741-3950 (Office)
    B
    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta
    Children's Orthopaedics of Atlanta - Duluth
    2270 Duluth Highway 120 Suite 100
    Duluth, GA 30097
    (678) 741-3950 (Office)
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