Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD
Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Durham, NC. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Dr. Buchheit is affiliated with Duke University Hospital.

Duke Pain Medicine

4309 Medical Park Dr

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(855) 855-6484

Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Learn about Dr. Buchheit

Care Philosophy

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.
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Dr. Buchheit's Experience

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Dr. Buchheit's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pain Medicine
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

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.

Education

  • 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
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Buchheit's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Buchheit accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Buchheit has admitting privileges

Duke University Hospital
2301 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705
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