Dr. John Buhac, MD

Dr. John Buhac, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. John Buhac, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1375 Washington Ave Ste 101

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 438-4483

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Buhac performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Buhac's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

75  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New Engl Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New Engl Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Ia College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buhac has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buhac's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buhac to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Buhac's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Poor communication of options for treatment of a problem swallowing and wanted to put in a feeding tube without even trying any other treatment. When we insisted we try medication first, it took 5 days before communication between doctor's office and pharmacy occurred. Meantime patient loosing...more
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He is a terrible Doctor. He wrote me off as being okay because blood test came back normal. He wouldn't do a lower GI because of my age. A year later I came back with worse symptoms and they did the lower scope. They found colitis and ulcers. He still hasn't started treating it. I'm finding a new...more
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