Dr. Michael Buckley, MD

Dr. Michael Buckley, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 64

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Dr. Michael Buckley, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Montclair, NJ. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Saint Joseph's University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Buckley to book an appointment.


General Surgery of Bergen-Passaic

General Surgery of Bergen-Passaic301 Highland Ave Montclair, NJ 07043

Hospital Highlight

Dr. Buckley is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center Livingston, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for general surgery.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ See hospitals
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Buckley's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buckley treats Hidradenitis more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Buckley treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Dr. Buckley's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Ileus
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vagotomy

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Dr. Buckley accepts the following insurance:

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Coventry Health Care
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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About Me


Dr. Michael Buckley, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Montclair, NJ. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Saint Barnabas Medical Center...Read more


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery


Fellowship Hospital
RWJ - New Brunswick
Residency Hospital


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What are Dr. Michael Buckley, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Buckley frequently treats Hidradenitis, Abdominal Disorders, and Abdominal Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Buckley treats.

Where is Dr. Michael Buckley, MD's office located?

Dr. Buckley's office is located at 301 Highland Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Buckley is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Saint Barnabas Medical Center

Livingston, NJ

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Saint Joseph's University Medical Center

Paterson, NJ

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

8 Awards Received

St. Mary’s General Hospital

Passaic, NJ

57% Patient Experience Rating, 12% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Valley Hospital

Ridgewood, NJ

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

25 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)