Dr. Gary Buffington, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
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Dr. Gary Buffington, MD
Dr. Gary Buffington, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Great Falls, MT. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Buffington is affiliated with Benefis Health System.

1101 26th St S

Great Falls, MT 59405

Contact Information

(406) 455-4690

Dr. Gary Buffington, MD

Dr. Gary Buffington, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Hypokalemia
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more than 55% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 46% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
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more than 37% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Buffington does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Med College Wisc Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Med College Wisc Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Med College Wisc Affil Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buffington accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Buffington has admitting privileges

Benefis Health System
1101 26th St S
Great Falls, MT 59405
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