Dr. William Buchner Jr, MD

Dr. William Buchner Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Buchner Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Cleveland, TN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

2415 Chambliss Ave NW

Cleveland, TN 37311

Contact Information

(423) 559-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Buchner Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Buchner Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

Less

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20

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buchner Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buchner Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchner Jr to family and friends
2.8
based on 17 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Buchner Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

DO NOT USE THIS MAN!!! Rudest and most unprofessional Doctor I have ever known. If he doesn’t like the Insurance you have, he will ship you off somewhere else. Doesn’t deserve to walk in a hospital.
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We waited close to 3 hrs to see him. Appt. was for 9:30 and I was there 15 min. early,staff said he always runs late after waiting an hr.and asking. We did not get to a room until 11:30 then waited a half hr. for him to come in. We were in there about 45 min. He is friendly and he answered my...more
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Excellent doctor and a very good listener. Is diligent in finding the root cause of the problem. He is friendly, kind, considerate and patient regarding my concerns. I couldn't ask for a better doctor
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Dr. Buchner is a wonderful , patient Dr. He takes his times and tries to get down to the root of the problem. He talks to you and listens and actually acts like he cares.
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He is very friendly but getting into see him for a check up after surgery should not have to wait 4 month exspecaily when your results are not normal and ur in pain
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