Dr. Derek Buck, MD

Dr. Derek Buck, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Derek Buck, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2008 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

9101 Kanis Rd Ste 150A

Little Rock, AR 72205

Contact Information

(501) 202-6767

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Buck performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Buck's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buck "Dr. Buck focuses on evidence based spine medicine to provide the most accurate and effective spine care and diagnostics"

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Texas Chiropractic College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Virginia ISpine Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buck's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buck to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Buck'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Back to back is an excellent doctor he cares very knowledgeable of his profession and shows he cares about how you are feeling. I had a procedure done on May 17th and as soon as they programmed the trial stimulator I can feel my legs which I haven't been able to feel in 16 years. Yes I have found...more
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Best Dr. Around the state. Cares about patients, explains everything to you and you don't feel like cattle when you go to see him. If you want a dr who cares, see this man. Affilliated with Baptist Spine center on kanis road, LR, AR.
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