Dr. John Buker, MD

Dr. John Buker, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. John Buker, MD is a dermatologist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1982 and specializes in dermatology.

3475 Richmond Rd Ste 200

Lexington, KY 40509

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Keloid Scar
very high
more than 92% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

31  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Naval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Rex Amonette
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buker to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 1

Dr. Buker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Buker is a kind and caring doctor who answers your questions and listens to his patients. The atmosphere created by both Dr. Buker and his nurse is calm and reassuring. Their skills are top-notch. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Buker is an absolute wonderful doctor and surgeon! I have recommended him to everyone I know! He is very professional and takes time to listen to me and answer all my questions! His nursing staff is the best!
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Insulted me in front of staff; told me i talked too much & should be quiet because my face was a mess. All I did was say good morning and ask him how he was doing.
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