Dr. Douglas Buffington, DO

Dr. Douglas Buffington, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Douglas Buffington, DO is a family medicine specialist in Elysburg, PA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.

289 S Market St

Elysburg, PA 17824

Contact Information

(570) 672-9885

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Buffington's Experience

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Dr. Buffington's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

195  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Bloomsburg University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ks Univ Of Med & Biosci Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Pinnaclehealth At Community General Osteopathic Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Pinnaclehealth At Community General Osteopathic Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buffington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buffington's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buffington to family and friends
2 total reviews

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  • 5
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Dr. Buffington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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