Dr. Joshua Buckler, MD

Dr. Joshua Buckler, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Joshua Buckler, MD is a cardiology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 2001 and specializes in cardiology.

550 17th Ave Ste 680

Seattle, WA 98122

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Buckler'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buckler ""I believe when a physician truly listens and builds a plan with the patient, not just for the patient, remarkable events occur. Nowhere is this more relevant than in heart disease which so profoundly affects many millions of lives.""

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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10  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Michigan Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Michigan Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor - Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Constriction of carotid arteries by urokinase-type plasminogen activator requires catalytic activity and is independent of NH(2)-terminal domains.,
  • Recombinant Leptin Promotes Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis in Apolipoprotein E Deficient Mice,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buckler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buckler to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Buckler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I met Dr. Buckler this last fall after an ER visit referred me to a cardiologist. He and his staff have been amazing to work with and have been wonderful in followups or answering questions, and I have had a lot of questions. I received a call from Dr. Buckler yesterday as he just wanted to...more
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