Farrel Buchinsky, MB CHB

Farrel Buchinsky, MB CHB

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(10)
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Farrel Buchinsky, MB CHB is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Cape Town / Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1988 and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) and ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

490 E North Ave Ste 515

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Contact Information

(412) 359-3445

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Farrel Buchinsky's Experience

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Farrel Buchinsky's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Farrel Buchinsky's bio

This content was provided by Farrel Buchinsky "I like to take care of children. Sometimes my staff and I can make a big difference and sometimes we cannot. I enjoy honest candid discussion and providing a recommendation as well as discussing the pros and cons of alternative management plans. "
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Deafness
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hearing Loss
  • Neck Mass
  • Otitis Media
  • Otorrhea
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillitis
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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Turbinate Reduction

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

  • University Of Cape Town / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Cape Town / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Temple University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Cape Town / Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Farrel Buchinsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Farrel Buchinsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Farrel Buchinsky to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Farrel Buchinsky'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Pittsburgh, PA |
Dr Buchinsky is a great dr, very patient, knowledgeable and caring. He truly cares about well being of child and goes above beyond to make sure child is recoverying well from procedure. His bedside matter is absolutely fantastic.
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My toddler was recommended to Dr. Buchinsky for recurrent croup. We found his demeanor and knowledge to lead us to trust him with recommendations. Dr. Buchinsky was very patient with explaining procedures and following up. As a parent, it's terrifying to have any operative procedure performed on...more
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This guy was a complete jerk to my wife and son. She called balling her eyes out he was so rude to her. I will never recommend anyone to him. He is very lucky I was not present for this appointment.
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  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Farrel Buchinsky has admitting privileges

Allegheny General Hospital
320 E North Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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