Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Emory University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in pain medicine.

4309 Medical Park Dr

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(855) 855-6484

Insurance Accepted

  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
more than 90% of peers
Back Pain
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buchheit "My research focuses on improving the mechanistic understanding of neuropathic pain. Over the past 14 years I have served in multiple leadership and educational capacities at Duke and in the region including: Duke Pain Medicine fellowship director (2000-2002); Duke Pain Clinic co-medical director (2001-2002); president of Carolina Pain Consultants 2006-2010; board of directors of the North Carolina Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (2006-2007); board of directors of The Pain Society of the Carolinas (2010 - present); pain medicine question author for the American Board of Anesthesiology; and pain medicine committee member American Society of Anesthesiologists."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

45  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Calif Pac Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Calif
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buchheit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buchheit's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchheit to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Buchheit's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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