Dr. Joseph Buell, MD

Transplant Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(7)
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Dr. Joseph Buell, MD
Dr. Joseph Buell, MD is a transplant surgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Buell is affiliated with Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Tulane Medical Center, Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center and Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 4

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

(504) 988-5344

Dr. Joseph Buell, MD

Dr. Joseph Buell, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Buell's Experience

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Dr. Buell's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
27

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
15

Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • U MD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • U MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Nat Canc Inst-Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buell to family and friends
3.7
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Buell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Cutoff, LA |
Our experience was very positive; Dr. Buell took the time to hear our concerns and answer our questions about the surgery. I highly recommend, he is a very skilled surgeon.
in Baton Rouge, LA |
Dr. Buell is an amazing surgeon and cares deeply about the welfare of his patients!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Buell accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Buell has admitting privileges

Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
602 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
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Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
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Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center
1978 Industrial Blvd
Houma, LA 70363
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