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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 50

401 Medical Park Dr
Atmore, AL 36502
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Dr. Buckley's Experience

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Dr. Buckley's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Buckley Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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Providence Hospital
6801 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL 36608
South Baldwin Regional Medical Center
1613 N McKenzie St
Foley, AL 36535

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Buckley

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiology Associates
Cardiology Associates/Atmore
401 Medical Park Dr
Atmore, AL 36502
Cardiology Associates
Cardiology Associates
1721 N McKenzie St
Foley, AL 36535
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    Dr. Buckley's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Venous Hypertension
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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

    Medical School

    University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Va Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buckley & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Buckley'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 5 hospitals where Dr. Buckley has admitting privileges:

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    • Atmore Community Hospital

    • Thomas Hospital

    • South Baldwin Regional Medical Center

    • Springhill Medical Center

    • Providence Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 11 Star Ratings
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buckley to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Buckley's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Buckley

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Buckley accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Pekin Insurance
    • Pipefitters
    • POMCO Group
    • Providence Health Plans
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Cardiology Associates
    Cardiology Associates/Atmore
    401 Medical Park Dr
    Atmore, AL 36502
    (800) 842-4009 (Office)
    (251) 607-7696 (Fax)
    B
    Cardiology Associates
    1721 N McKenzie St
    Foley, AL 36535
    (251) 943-4100 (Office)
    C
    Cardiology Associates
    188 Hospital Dr Ste 100
    Fairhope, AL 36532
    (251) 990-9500 (Office)
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