Dr. Thomas Buchanan, MD

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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Male • Age 62

1520 San Pablo St
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Keck Medical Center Of USC Endo
Keck Medical Center Of USC Endo
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    Dr. Buchanan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    • Endocrinology & Metabolism

    Board Certifications

    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Fellowship Hospital

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Buchanan & Staff

    • English
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    Keck Medical Center Of USC Endo
    1520 San Pablo St
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323) 442-5100 (Office)
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    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Buchanan
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
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    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
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