Dr. James Buxbaum, MD

Dr. James Buxbaum, MD

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Age 41
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Dr. James Buxbaum, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2003 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

1520 San Pablo St Ste 1000

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

(323) 442-5100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Buxbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buxbaum treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Buxbaum treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buxbaum treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Buxbaum treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buxbaum treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Buxbaum treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Buxbaum's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Buxbaum, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2003 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2003
    Univ Of Ca
    Medical School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Buxbaum's Reviews

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As someone with chronic pancreatitis a good GI is a must.Dr. Buxbaum is a legend! The best of the best, I am so thankful this man is my doctor thru everything he has been there, he has amazing bed side manner( which most docs no nothing about) and it's clear he is a medical genius. Easy to talk to...Read More
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A brilliant physician and an absolute expert in his field. Nice guy, too. He's been overseeing my high risk of cancer, and I'm grateful to be in the hands of such a skilled professional.
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Dr. Buxbaum is the finest, most caring, competent Doctor I have EVER seen. Thank you for the highest quality care along with such compassion. Dealing with such a delicate, sensitive, unpleasant area, you put us at ease and took care of the very serious problem. Your responsiveness is second to...Read More
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Series of events: 1) Pancreatic MRI on July 30th, a Saturday, at USC Radiology 2) Radiology tech could not find a vein 3) She explained that there wasn't a doctor (MD) at the hospital because it was a Saturday and I needed "deep thrombosis detection" for a viable vein 4) Second tech found a vein in...Read More
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Excellent bedside manner. Well versed in his specialities
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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Keck Hospital of USC

Los Angeles, CA

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