Dr. James Buchanan, DDS

Dr. James Buchanan, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. James Buchanan, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Bethesda, MD. He practices dentistry.

8218 Wisconsin Ave Ste P11

Bethesda, MD 20814

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • EmblemHealth
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Buchanan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchanan to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Buchanan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went to this dentist just once. He spent less than 15 minutes to clean my teeth and it was not through. He needs to update his skills and equipment if he wants to continue his business. He is very stubborn, too.
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I visited this doctor because it is near my house. They are extremely rude. They are also rude to my perio dentist office and are not willing to work with my peri dentist. The doctor cleans my teeth faster than any other dentists. I am not sure if it was throughly done or not. A friend of mine...more
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Dr. Buchanan has always had an open door for emergencies. He has a great bedside manner, he is quick to find and correct problems from teeth to gums. His assistant quickly responds and is most efficient scheduling and rescheduling appoints or billing problems. She keeps up withal the HMO yearly...more
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