Dr. Paul Buehrens, MD

Dr. Paul Buehrens, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Paul Buehrens, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

12710 Totem Lake Blvd NE

Kirkland, WA 98034

Contact Information

(425) 821-4040

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Dr. Buehrens' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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Dr. Buehrens performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Buehrens performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Ganglion Cyst
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Dr. Buehrens treats Ganglion Cyst more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Buehrens treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buehrens performs Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Buehrens performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Buehrens' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Essential Tremor
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Folliculitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Heart Disease
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Insomnia
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Weakness
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Outer Ear Infection
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostatitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rash
Ringworm
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vertigo
Warts
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

A graduate of Harvard College and Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Buehrens completed his internship and residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is Board Certified in Family Practice. He has been awarded re...

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1981
    Med University Sc
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Med University Sc
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1974
    Harvard College
    Undergraduate School
    1974

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NCQA recognition for Heart Stroke care since 2010, 11/2010
  • Voted Top Doctor in Seattle Magazine, 2010
  • NCQA recognition for Diabetes Care since 2010, 10/2010
  • Voted Top Doctor in Seattle Magazine, 2002
  • Voted Top Doctor in Seattle Magazine, 2011

Dr. Buehrens' Reviews

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I have used Dr. Buehrens for over 8 years now- I am 71. He has helped me find the right specialist/specialties on 2 occasions. He has taken time to read my detailed symptom list and then ask even more penetrating questions to arrive at the diagnosis and correct treatment. He has deep knowledge...Read More
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Dr. Buehrens has been my doctor since 1982 after a frustrating experience with another doctor in the clinic at that time who wouldn't test me for mono because there hadn't been any reports of it in the region. Dr. Buehrens looked at my symptoms,diagnosed mono and ordered a blood test to confirm...Read More
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He is without question the best Dr I have ever worked with. I travel 2800 miles to see hime for even checkups Straight to the point and is accurate and helpful. He gives hope when telling how to improve your situation.
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My experience with Dr. Buehrens was by far the worst I have ever had with any doctor. He actually joked that he could come into an appointment with his eyes closed and tell the patient that the reason for their illness stemmed from being overweight and out of shape and be right most of the time....Read More
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I have been a patient at Lakeshore Clinic for over 50 years. This is the second time I have seen Dr. Buehrens and both experiences have been poor. He doesn't listen, blames illness on seasonal allergies, and does not want to prescribe antibiotics. I saw him on urgent basis and my normal doctor...Read More
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Locations

EvergreenHealth Primary Care, Lakeshore Totem Lake

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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