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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 61

40 Medical Park Blvd Ste B
Petersburg, VA 23805
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Dr. Buckman's Experience

Dr. Buckman's Care Philosophy


  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thymectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Achalasia
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Tumor
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

Background Check for Dr. Buckman

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

University of Connecticut
Graduated in 1986

Internship Hospital

Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp
Complete in 1987

Residency Hospital

Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp
Complete in 1992

Fellowship Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Complete in 1995

Undergraduate Schools

University of Pennsylvania
Graduated in 1977

Languages Spoken by Dr. Buckman & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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