Dr. Edward Buchsbaum, MD

Dr. Edward Buchsbaum, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Edward Buchsbaum, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1976 and specializes in allergy & immunology, allergy & asthma, and more.

20911 Earl St Ste 301

Torrance, CA 90503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
more than 90% of peers
Allergic Reaction
more than 82% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Buchsbaum'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. Buchsbaum "We put our patients' goals first. Whether your goal is to participate in a favorite sport without triggering an asthma attack or to find a way to coexist with a beloved pet that is causing itchy eyes and sneezing; perhaps your goal is to find and eliminate the source of an itchy rash, maybe your goal is to golf, garden or simply enjoy the springtime without suffering from allergies. We strive to understand what is important to each patient and custom tailor a treatment plan to maximize successful treatment outcomes."

3  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology

2  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Airborne Allergies
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergan Cross-Reactivity
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Encephalomyelitis
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Irritability Syndrome
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
  • Allergic Seminal Vulvovaginitis
  • Allergic Tension Fatigue Syndrome
  • Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Urticaria
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eye Infections
  • Food Allergy
  • Hay Fever-Like Sneezing
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 1
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 2
  • Hereditary Angioedema, Type 3
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Immune Disorders
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy


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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Wadsworth Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wadsworth Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Wadsworth Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Practical Allergy and Immunology,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buchsbaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchsbaum to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Buchsbaum'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 (1)

Intelligent, considerate, experienced, all around great Allergist. Has helped me with my allergy and asthma symptoms for years-I would definitely recommend him to anyone.
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