Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD

Pain Medicine •  Male • Age 52
  
Dr. Buchheit
Accepting new patients

Duke Pain Medicine

4309 Medical Park Dr Durham, NC 27704

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(855) 855-6484

Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Buchheit has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Buchheit to book an appointment.


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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Buchheit

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Buchheit treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Buchheit treats other conditions, please contact the office at (855) 855-6484.

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.Compare with other Pain Management specialists.

Dr. Buchheit typically treats 54% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Low Back Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Spine specialists.

Dr. Buchheit typically treats 53% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spondylosis
Low Back Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Buchheit's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Buchheit accepts the following insurance:

MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Buchheit's Reviews

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Dr. Buchheit is fabulous! He is careful to spend time with you to really understand the source of your pain. He is always kind and patient, and his staff attitudes reflect that. I highly recommended Dr. Buchheit.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Buchheit, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Buchheit has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

1999
Bapt Hosp/Wake Forest U
Fellowship Hospital
1998
U Calif
Residency Hospital
1995
Calif Pac Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1994
Emory University School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Duke Pain Medicine

Duke Pain Medicine4309 Medical Park Dr Durham, NC 27704
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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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