Dr. Mark Buehler, MD

Dr. Mark Buehler, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Mark Buehler, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 660

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 239-8430

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hand Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Buehler'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
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17  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Or Health Science University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca Davis Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of S Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buehler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buehler's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buehler to family and friends
59 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (33)

Dr. Buehler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Though Dr. Buehler is experienced, he seems to not be open to any idea that isn't his own. I had complications from an outpatient wrist reduction resulting in a prolonged hospitalization where it took him one full week to check in on me. He didn't work with the other doctors trying to stabilize me....more
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One thing I've learned from the President is not to believe everything I read (especially from him). I found that the negative reviews about Dr Buehler were totally unjustified. What I wanted was a no-nonsense explanation of what was going on with my thumbs, and I got it. He was also very frank...more
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The type of break in my arm didn't require a cast/splint, so Dr. Buehler threw the splint away I got in the emergency room. That was fine for the fracture, but he didn't re-splint my badly sprained wrist. His direction to treat the fracture was to "move it". No written exercises, specific do's and...more
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He talked about other patients in front of me. He forgot a whole procedure in one surgery! He forgot to put pins in one surgery. He left the wrong pin in on another surgery. He didn't notice my thumbs hyperextend and should never have done my surgery at all! He got mad when I came back the day...more
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I had an awful experience with this provider. I got a ganglion cyst and my PCP referred me to this doctor. I called and made an appointment, fully explaining the reasons for it. A few weeks later I showed up to my appointment. I waited 45 minutes beyond my scheduled appointment time and then I was...more
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