Dr. Catherine Buchanan, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 49

Dr. Buchanan

Jaison James MD Inc.

5700 Telegraph Ave Ste 100 Oakland, CA 94609

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(510) 662-1433

Dr. Catherine Buchanan, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Oakland, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Wake Forest Univ medical school in 1999. She is affiliated with Alta Bates Summit Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Buchanan to book an appointment.

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Buchanan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Difficulty With Walking
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buchanan treats Difficulty With Walking more than 55% of her peers

Dr. Buchanan treats this condition more than 55% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buchanan treats Gait Abnormality more than 51% of her peers

Dr. Buchanan treats this condition more than 51% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Muscle Weakness
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buchanan treats Muscle Weakness more than 36% of her peers

Dr. Buchanan treats this condition more than 36% of her peers

Dr. Buchanan's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pneumonia
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Catherine Buchanan, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Oakland, CA and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1999
Wake Forest Univ
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Catherine Buchanan, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Buchanan frequently treats Difficulty With Walking, Gait Abnormality, and Muscle Weakness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Buchanan treats.

Where is Dr. Catherine Buchanan, MD's office located?

Dr. Buchanan's office is located at 5700 Telegraph Ave Ste 100, Oakland, CA 94609. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Jaison James MD Inc.5700 Telegraph Ave Ste 100 Oakland, CA 94609
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Oakland, CA

70% Patient Experience Rating, 1% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)