Dr. Richard Buchta, MD

Dr. Richard Buchta, MD

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Age 77
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Dr. Richard Buchta, MD is a pediatrics specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in pediatrics.

3811 Valley Centre Dr Fl 3

San Diego, CA 92130

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Buchta's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Asthma
Back Pain
Bell's Palsy
Blood Disorders
Bronchiolitis
Bronchospasm
Burn Injuries
Cellulitis
Constipation
Cough
Cystic Fibrosis
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Earwax Buildup
Enteritis
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hives
Impetigo
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Migraine
Nosebleed
Obesity
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Ringworm
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Disorders
Sleep-Walking
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Sunburn
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Warts
Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Buchta, MD is a pediatrics specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in pediatrics.

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1974
    Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital
    1974
  • 1970
    Us Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1970
  • 1968
    Us Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1968
  • 1967
    Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1967

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

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Best pediatrician ever! We are so sad that he is retiring from Scripps.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare

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