Dr. Rudolph A. Buckley, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Male • Age 49

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  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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Community Memorial Hospital
150 Broad St
Hamilton, NY 13346
Oneida Healthcare Center
321 Genesee St
Oneida, NY 13421

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HAMILTON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY & SPORTS MEDICINE
Primary Office
85 College St
Hamilton, NY 13346
HAMILTON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY & SPORTS MEDICINE
Utica Location
1 Oxford Rd Ste 200
New Hartford, NY 13413
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    Dr. Buckley's Experience

    Dr. Buckley's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Pediatrics
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    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Surgery
    • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
    • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Kyphosis Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Laminotomy
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
    • Adult Scoliosis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Broken Neck
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cervical Spondylitis
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Compression Fracture
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Scoliosis
    • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Kyphosis
    • Lordosis
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Morton's Neuroma
    • Neck Pain
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
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    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculitis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Still's Disease
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Buckley

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Tulane University Sch Med
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Tulane University Sch Med
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Maryland Spinal Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Case-West U
    Graduated in 1987

    Other Education

    Mba
    Complete in 2012
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buckley & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Buckley's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Community Memorial Hospital

    • Oneida Healthcare Center

    • Saint Elizabeth Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Buckley

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 21 responses
    • 1 review

    3.7 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    -Utica, NY |

    Long office wait. Dismissed with "It is what it is." Saw PA & MD total of 4 minutes. MD bill Medicare for "New Patient, 45 minutes evaluation." Cancelled "surgery" (spinal injections) day before procedure. Never called back despite 2-3 requests to do so. STAY AWAY.

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    Office Locations

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    HAMILTON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY & SPORTS MEDICINE
    Primary Office
    85 College St
    Hamilton, NY 13346
    (315) 824-1250 (Office)
    (315) 824-8961 (Fax)
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    HAMILTON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY & SPORTS MEDICINE
    Utica Location
    1 Oxford Rd Ste 200
    New Hartford, NY 13413
    (315) 824-1250 (Office)
    (315) 824-8961 (Fax)
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    HAMILTON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY & SPORTS MEDICINE
    Rome Office
    91 Perimeter Rd Ste 170
    Rome, NY 13441
    (315) 824-1250 (Office)
    (315) 824-8961 (Fax)
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