Dr. Michael Buben, DO

Dr. Michael Buben, DO

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Michael Buben, DO is a geriatric medicine specialist in South Bend, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ North Tx Hlth Sci Ctr Coll Of Osteo Med in 1981 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

826 Alder St

South Bend, WA 98586

Contact Information

(360) 875-5579

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Buben'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

  • Geriatric Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Buben does not have any board certifications listed.

295  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 North Tx Hlth Sci Ctr Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Dallas Mem Hsp
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Buben has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Buben has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buben's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buben to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Buben's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This poor excuse for a doctor when I told him I had pain in my groin kept telling me there was nothing wrong without testing... I went to a doctor in Aberdeen who my wife was going to... she sent me for an ultra sound and in two weeks I was scheduled for surgery for a double hernia.... I don't...more
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