Dr. Gail Buckman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 66
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Dr. Gail Buckman, MD
Dr. Gail Buckman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 66 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Buckman is affiliated with Thorek Memorial Hospital.

850 W Irving Park Rd Rm 102

Chicago, IL 60613

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Dr. Gail Buckman, MD

Dr. Gail Buckman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Buckman's Experience

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Dr. Buckman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Asthma
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertension
  • Keratitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Ulcer
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Oculoplastics
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Maimonides Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Manhattan Eye & Ear Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buckman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buckman's Performance
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  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
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Dr. Buckman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Buckman has admitting privileges

Thorek Memorial Hospital
850 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60613
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