Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD

Dr. Michael Buckmire, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
51 y/o
28 reviews

Accepting new patients

Advanced Surgical Associates

2945 S Dobson Rd

Mesa, AZ 85202
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

Learn about Dr. Buckmire

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.
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Dr. Buckmire's Experience

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Dr. Buckmire's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Repair
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buckmire has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - Chandler Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Buckmire's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buckmire to family and friends
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based on 28 total surveys (6 with reviews)
Dr. Buckmire's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (6)
in Tempe, AZ |
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.
in Gilbert, AZ |
My experience with Dr. Buckmire was excellent! He is an exceptional physician. He gave me a renewed life after feeling so bad for so long. Thank you Dr. Buckmire!
in Tempe, AZ |
During my initial consultation with Dr. Buckmire he was pleasant and informative. Unfortunately, on the day of my procedure he exhibited arrogance and a dismissive attitude.
in Gilbert |
Horrible, so unprofessional. I waited first for 15 minutes then when I went into the second waiting room he came 10 minutes later. I had to take a call because I had an emergency. I asked him to wait for ONE minute. And he responded when you're done, come and get meI said ok two minutes later, I asked his nurse that i was ready. 45 minutes later and he never showed. To say this with all honesty... I would never ever recommend this unprofessional and big Mr. Ego Buckmire.me13yrs Army Vet
in phoenix AZ |
I received competent, caring and successful treatment. Dr Buckmire and his entire team were amazing and provided excellent care to help me recover from my surgery.
in Az |
I came to see Dr. B in January 2015 to discuss my severe Ulcerative Colitis. I researched and found Dr.B. I was scheduled an app quickly and he took his time discussing and addressing all of my concerns and options with my disease. He even called me after hours one evening to make sure I was feeling okay and to address additional concerns and fears I had. Dr. B was patient and professional every step of the way. He held my wishes in mind and involved me in my care decisions.
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Dr. Buckmire accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • 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
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Buckmire has admitting priveleges

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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Banner Desert Medical Center
1400 S Dobson Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
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