Dr. Alan Buchman, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(3)
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Dr. Alan Buchman, MD
Dr. Alan Buchman, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Skokie, IL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Buchman is affiliated with Skokie Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital, Evanston Hospital and Highland Park Hospital.

Jan H. Faibisoff, MD

9669 Kenton Ave Ste 306

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information
Dr. Alan Buchman, MD

Dr. Alan Buchman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Care Philosophy

We recognize that these days patients also have a high degree of sophistication about their conditions and expect through, but appropriate, and also timely evaluation and treatment. We therefore involve patients and their families, as well as the referring physician, in the decision making process. Our job is to take what we have learned on the laboratory bench to you, the patient. Our philosophy includes the fact that nutrition plays an important role in gastrointestinal disease
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Dr. Buchman's Experience

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Dr. Buchman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Dietetics
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fistula
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Microscopic Collagenous Colitis
  • Microscopic Lymphocytic Colitis
  • Nutritional Diseases
  • Radiation Enteritis
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vomiting
5

Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteral Access and Management
  • Small Bowel Enteroscopy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cedars Sinai Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Cedars Sinai Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • UCLA School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buchman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buchman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchman to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Buchman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Buchman accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Buchman has admitting privileges

Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Glenbrook Hospital
2100 Pfingsten Rd
Glenview, IL 60026
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Highland Park Hospital
777 Park Ave W
Highland Park, IL 60035
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Skokie Hospital
9600 Gross Point Rd
Skokie, IL 60076
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