Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD

Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD

Save
Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(32)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Mesa, AZ and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

Advanced Surgical Associates

2945 S Dobson Rd

Mesa, AZ 85202
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Ameriben
  • Assurant Health
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Buckmire's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Buckmire's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buckmire treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Buckmire treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buckmire performs Colectomy more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Buckmire performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buckmire treats Hemorrhoids more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Buckmire treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Buckmire's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Meckel's Diverticulum
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Surgery
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide the highest quality surgical care available with an emphasis on advanced techniques. Patient care is the core value of my practice.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2001
    Washington University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 2000
    Mcp Hahnemann
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1994
    Medical College of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1987
    Duke University
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Buckmire's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Buckmire

4.2

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
78.125%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.125%
(1)
1 Star
18.75%
(6)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Buckmire?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Buckmire's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
My son was referred to Dr. Buckmire with a fairly large mass in his colon. Dr. Buckmire was excellent in communicating the facts and what to expect prior to during and after the surgery. His medical and administrative staff was also very professional which allowed him to spend the maximum time...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD?
Reply
He is excellent MD.Have full trust in him. He demonstrates he cares about your health and respect for his patients.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD?
Reply
Aside from his impressive surgical skills, one of Dr Buckmire's most endearing qualities is that he actually communicates "with" you - as opposed to "at you".. I would recommend him to family and friends without reservation!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option6
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD?
Reply
Dr. Buckmire was very professional; he explained what the procedure would be and respected my privacy during the exam. He made certain that any opportunity for pain was minimized - it was painless. He was patient and answered all of my questions at length. His staff is respectful and friendly in...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD?
Reply
My experience with Dr. Buckmire was excellent! He is an exceptional physician. My foster son been going to him for several years now. I would not ask for a better person and his staff is patient, kind.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Buckmire?

Locations

Advanced Surgical Associates

New Patient?
(480) 267-9151

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Advantage
Aetna POS
Allegiance Health Plans
Ameriben
Assurant Health
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
Banner Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Health Net
HealthSmart
Humana
Indian Health Service
LifeWise
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Mercy Care
UnitedHealthCare
Arizona Physicians IPA
Basic PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Buckmire treats patients.

Learn more