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Dr. Douglas Francisco Buxton MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Surgery.
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Dr. Douglas Buxton has 3 office locations.
Gramercy Park
310 E 14th St
Room 403
New York, NY 10003

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Buxton is Good. Dr. Buxton has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Buxton, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Glaucoma
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Buxton graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2000 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Buxton has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital/St. Luke's Hospital Division 
  • Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Buxton accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Fidelis Care - 2 plans
  • Affinity Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Healthfirst - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • WellCare - 4 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • MetroPlus Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Health Plus - 3 plans
  • Evercare - 8 plans

Languages

  • Armenian
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Douglas F. Buxton practice?
Dr. Douglas Buxton practices Ophthalmology and Surgery near New York, NY.
See New York Ophthalmologists and New York Surgeons.