Dr. Frederick Buechel Jr, MD

Dr. Frederick Buechel Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Frederick Buechel Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, and more.Read his story

424 Madison Ave Fl 9

New York, NY 10017

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Knee Surgery
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more than 93% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
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more than 89% of peers
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Buechel Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Buechel Jr "Dr. Buechel's Practice, the "Robotic Joint Center", is located in New York & Taiwan, and offer patients with painful knee arthritis access to the worlds most experienced Outpatient, Mini- Incision, Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Partial Knee Replacement surgeon, Dr. Frederick F. Buechel, Jr. MD. Dr. Buechel is an American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Certified Surgeon and is Joint Reconstruction Fellowship trained from the University of Pennsylvania, in Knee and Hip Replacement. Dr. Buechel is the former Chairman of the Department of Surgery, and Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Physicians Regional Healthcare System, and the former Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at the NCH Healthcare System both in Naples, Florida USA, where he practiced Orthopaedic Surgery for 14 years. An Expert in Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Joint Replacement, Dr. Buechel has performed over 1,000 robotic partial knee procedures with the Stryker MAKO™ Robotic Knee System, since 2009. He Founded the Robotic Joint Replacement Center in Naples, Florida, has trained hundreds of surgeons in the USA on Mako™ Robotic Partial Knee as well as teaching Mako™ Total Hip Replacement and Mako™ Total Knee Replacement, and was the first Advanced Training site for Mako™ Robotics in the United States. Now, as an International robotic instructor & surgeon proctor, he has launched Mako™ Robotic Knee replacement programs in the USA, Australia, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Greece, Italy, and Turkey. Dr. Buechel is currently the main surgeon instructor for Mako™ Robotic Partial Knee in Australia, and Knee and Hip in Taiwan. Dr. Buechel has focused on refining the process and educating surgeons around the world on outpatient, mini-incision, Mako™ Robotic Partial Knee Replacement for the last 8 years, and continues to perform precision procedures in New York & Taiwan. Dr. Buechel works in New York City founding the "Robotic Joint Center" at Prestige Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in 2015, and performs his procedures at Lenox Hill Hospital & Midtown Surgery Center in Manhattan. In Asia, Dr. Buechel founded the "Robotic Joint Center" in Taipei, Taiwan with Professor Kenyoh Chen, MD at the famous "Taipei Postal Hospital". A private hospital specializing in high quality Knee & Hip Replacement. Dr. Buechel performs Mako™ Robotic Partial knee replacement, Total Knee and Total Hip Replacement with Dr. Chen using the Stryker Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Joint Replacement System. In Taichung, Taiwan, Dr. Buechel works with Professor Horng-Chaung Hsu, MD, who is the Chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at China Medical University, using the Mako Robotic System for Joint Replacement patients and Dr. Yang and Everan Hospital.. Dr. Buechel is an advocate for surgeons who desire to bring advanced technology to their patients and provides instructional support to new surgeons around the world. Patients interested in Dr. Buechel's Robotic Joint Replacement procedures at any of the "Robotic Joint Center" international locations can visit (www. RoboticJointCenter . com) to learn more about the procedures, and to provide information for a complimentary consultation with Dr. Buechel."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buechel Jr "I provide the most state of the art surgical care for patients with painful knee arthritis that focuses on returning my patients to active lifestyles quickly and with minimal pain."

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

3  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Penn State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical College of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Drexel University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

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Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Frederick Buechel Jr, MD
Dr. Buechel's professionalism, patient interaction and care is unparalleled. I have never met a doctor so willing to explain the procedure and so caring. HIs passion for modern medicine is undeniable. His staff also deserves as much credit as the doctor. So friendly. So efficient. So...Read More
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